$10 – 25/hr
About who needs care: Looking for respite care for both my parents. One afternoon a week to start. Like to work up to two or three days a week. Dad has Alzheimer's. Mom has vascular dementia.
They are both very pleasant and adore each other. Personal care is not needed. Assistance needed for the following: Confirm morning meds have been taken. Warm up lunch, serve & light clean up. Take blood pressure & log in journal. Social interaction required. Long-term memory provides a good source of discussion. They enjoy discussing their backgrounds. Interests are: birdwatching, grandkids, church.
About the care needs: A caring, friendly & fun personality would be ideal. They both still have their fun personalities. A positive approach to care required. Dementia experience preferred.
Services needed include: meal preparation, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding.