$14 – 30/hr
About who needs care: ALS fast progression. Need help getting up, dressed, Tube Feeding (Peg tube), medication administration, bathroom (not showering), general care, and general hanging out while wife at work. Wife would like very light housekeeping such as dishes, maybe vacuum (that is negotiable). Have lift, other mobility equipment and normal ALS care equipment. Wife needs to be able to leave the house at 6 a.m. to get to work on time Tuesdays and Wednesdays, stay til 6 p.m. Have 1 cat.
About the care needs: Would be preferable to have ALS caregiving experience. Hobbies are cars and trucks. Was a welder, outdoorsy, all around busy person who is now stuck sitting all day looking at the TV.
Services needed include: companionship, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.