$15 – 25/hr
Colonial Heights, VA
About who needs care: She has noncombative Alzheimer's. She loves to laugh and enjoys Game Shows. She needs to be given her prepared medicine in the morning and evening. She requires assistance with getting out of bed, going to the bathroom, and getting dressed each morning and sat in her chair in the den. She will need help in getting up and getting to the bathroom when needed throughout the day as well as getting up and walking across the floor for exercise 3-5 times a day. Then help getting to the bedroom for bed to include bathroom, changing into gown and getting situated in bed for sleep after being given nighttime prepared meds. She requires assistance with eating and drinking. Most meals are already prepared and only require warming. We are seeking part time aid; a few hours in the evenings and 1 day time shift per week. Few, if any, weekends.
About the care needs: Female preferred. A pleasant person who is very patient, she will ask you the same question 50 times in a day. She prefers a person who gives her choices or options. She likes the house to stay clean, so you have to be cleanly.
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.