Tammy M.|Fairhope, AL
4 yrs exp
52 yrs old
Part Time Care/assistance With Elderly Or Special Needs
Worked for 3 yrs in nursing homes as Director of Social Services. Worked as patient advocate closely with families, doctors/nurses, assuring that patient's needs were being met. Other duties included counseling, visitation and outings, running errands, developed and ran support group for Loved Ones of Alzheimer's Disease. Stayed at home for 25 yrs with my 4 children, then previously became attached to and took care of a 76 yr woman with progressive dementia. Saw her through independent living, assisted, memory care and rehab after decline. Sat daily with her praying final 10 days in nursing home with hospice after massive stroke until she recently passed. Looking for flexible part time work (recently divorced, 1 child shared custody). Extremely dedicated, highly motivated, dependable, trustworthy and reliable. Develop relationships easily, try to keep clients as active and on schedule as possible. Help with light cooking and cleaning, errands and mostly companionship!