Seeking care for my mother in her 80s. Services needed: companionship, meal preparation, medication prompting, help staying physically active, mobility assistance. No prior experience required. Specialized care needs: CPR/first aid training, nursing experience. Female caregiver preferred. A little more about my mother: she can be lethargic, reserved, independent. 85 yr old lives in small house next door to us. Less physically active and not eating well. Balance issues. Forgetful to some memory issues. She is a retired business owner, mom to seven children needing help to live independently as she desires. Two cats. I'm looking for someone who is patient, fond of pets. Someone warm and friendly who will help my mom w adl's, prep some nourishing meals, encourage her to walk, share a love of books/reading/current events. Help her be more connected. Currently she lives alone w us next door. She falls more often so we hope we can get someone 3 days per wk, 4-5 hrs to help make lunch and prep a dinner for her, cajole her into walking :-), help her get out and wk in her small garden. She is a night owl/sleeps late so helpful if someone could come around lunch time. Want someone kind, patient, honest, caring. A person Like you'd want your mom to be with.