$20 – 35/hr
About who needs care: Conditions- Peripheral neuropathy, type 2 diabetes, back pain, shoulder pain, feet pain, diabetic foot ulcers, mobility problems.
Structure her day- gets up at 7/8 a.m. to feed her dogs and eat, goes back to bed. Stays in bed all day except to eat, or go to the bathroom. Sleeps at random times throughout the day/night, needs help getting to doctors appointments.
About the care needs: Someone who is patient, energetic, and likes to have long conversations. Able to help with various household tasks, such as laundry and vacuuming. Able to assist with transportation to and from doctors appointments. Someone who likes cats and dogs.
Services needed include: transportation, meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, and mobility assistance.