$17 – 22/hr
West Haven, CT
About who needs care: Edema on leg/foot, diabetic, some hearing, hand grip & vision loss.
Interest in gardening, flowers, music, current events, clothing, nail & hair styles.
Would like help putting on makeup & picking outfits.
Sleeps & watches TV most of the day.
About the care needs: Energetic, happy, encouraging woman. Willing to occasionally help beautify mother & share tea.
Sometimes does puzzles. Encourage to attend senior center, on bus.
Occasionally serve snack, brush hair.
Mother would prefer someone who may know how to start a Caribbean-Spanish type meal once a month.
Needs to be able to apply compression socks & assist getting legs over bathtub.
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, and bathing / dressing.