$15 – 15/hr
About who needs care: He has MS, arthritis, wheelchair bound, bad vision. Needs help bathing, going to appointments. He has a Handicap assessable van that caregiver can use. He needs help with preparing meals. He loves Racing, He also enjoys hockey, football, and loves his sports. He enjoys listening to music, and he always enjoys great conversation. He has the sweetest little dog named Romeo. That is his baby.
Getting help into his power wheel chair, hygiene care, taking Romeo out for a walk, coming back in, going to the table for breakfast, take his medication, while enjoying a nice good clean conversation, while drinking his coffee. Someone would need to tidy up the house. He doesn't get that messy, just clean up from breakfast, and making sure he has everything he needs. If he gets hungry he will need someone to prepare lunch for him. He will take Romeo out throughout the day especially when its nice out and he enjoys riding around watching Romeo play. He enjoys talking to friends throughout the building, and making conversation.
When it is time for dinner, someone will need to prepare dinner. Evening medication will need to be given, someone will need to clean up from dinner. Take Romeo out one last time for the night, come in get him in bed, and place anything he needs in arms reach. He is such a loving man, he is very kind, and has a really big heart. That is what most of his days consist of.
About the care needs: Someone with a pleasant disposition. Someone that has patience in understanding taking care of someone with special needs.
First Aid is a good one. Overall someone that can get him out of bed, showered, prepare his food, and drive him to any appointments he may have.
No specific hobbies or interest, but as long as they are caring and can provide the best care for him.
He has a big heart, and just needs someone to help him each day. He lives in a two bedroom, Handicaps assessable everywhere. The bedroom is vacant, so if someone would like to be a live in caregiver that option is available. He isn't a very high demanding person.
Services needed include: transportation, meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.