About who needs care: 82-year-old female. Needs assistance with activities of daily living including toileting, bathing, eating, dressing, feeding, transfers, medicine reminders. Light housework in down time.
Spouse is in hospital so this may be a temporary position until details of care evolve. Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday or weekend shifts available Saturday-Sunday.
About the care needs: calm and compassionate, patient person. Strong enough to transfer from chair to wheelchair and portable toilet.
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.
Experienced with stroke or Parkinson's patients is a plus.
Preference for a caregiver who is female.