About who needs care: Client is just getting out of a rehab facility after a fall and hip fracture. He will need assistance getting in and out of bed in the morning and evening, moving to the bathroom with a walker, and with personal hygiene. He enjoys reading books and watching TV.
About the care needs: The ideal caregiver would be kind, patient, have a positive attitude, and enjoy caring for others. They need to be comfortable being around a cat. This person would be comfortable when other family members come to visit, enjoy companionship, and also understand there may be a fair amount of downtime and not need to be conversing the whole day.
The schedule has some flexibility.
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.