$17 – 25/hr
About who needs care: My mom suffered a significant broken back after a fall in December 2020 although she is recovering nicely she remains a fall risk. She has osteoporosis and has dementia with Alzheimers. She is mostly cooperative with PT and daily walks with the need for redirects to complete the recommended physical activities, as well as with completing meals. She enjoys multiple games of cards and may play 10+ games daily. She lives with my dad who has all his mental faculties but is limited in mobility. We have a structured schedule for the day and family members provide care each afternoon and evenings. Morning care and bathing assistance is needed
About the care needs: Please be able to play cards and be familiar/ comfortable with repetition of conversation that is common with this disease. We are looking for a caregiver who is friendly, caring, kind and engaging but able to be firm enough to follow through with necessary activities ( daily walks, physical therapy, eating and bathing)
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.