$21 – 25/hr
Rancho Mirage, CA
About who needs care: Looking for a male companion while I am attending social activities, encourage short walks, take him to our fitness center, to ride the bike, prepare his lunch, take him out for lunch, do errands, change bed sheets, do laundry, Mostly for social companionship.
He is ambulatory but a little unsteady on his feet, does not use a walker. Rises slowly after being seated, very slow while getting in and out of the car. Mentally alert, loves to visit and tell stories, hard of hearing and has hearing aids. Very mild mannered and cooperative.
Has little interest in hobbies and spends too much time on his iphone. Likes to take rides in the car.
About the care needs: Outgoing, happy personality and enjoys conversation.
Specialized skills not needed, someone who can be creative with outings, be cheery, treat him as a friend, not a patient.
When needed run errands, i. e. take car to car wash, change bedding and do laundry, fix lunch or dinner, take out trash, pick up a few items from grocery store, etc. and Mike likes to go to the car wash and grocery store. We do have a small dog, Shih-Tzu/Bichon 12 years old, friendly.
Services needed include: transportation, meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, and mobility assistance.