About who needs care: Large man with Charcot Marie tooth disease
Highly functioning severely disabled. Wheelchair bound.
Needs assistance getting in and out of bed, bathing, exercises with morning and evening care.
Needs help getting breakfast ready. Can feed himself with special tools. Fully functioning mentally.
About the care needs: Needs to be someone who is physically strong, willing to think outside the box and understand that this gentleman is capable of doing things. The person needs patience and a willingness to understand how certain things can be successfully done that might not seem the norm from previous experience or training. It would help if the person was kind, funny, and had the ability to offer encouragement and also take a little backlash that may randomly occur just from a bad day. The gentleman has a warm heart.
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.