$14 – 18/hr
Staten Island, NY
About who needs care: My mom has severe arthritis which inhibits her mobility. She needs help (not lifting, just assist) getting up and down from chair and to and from bathroom. She sometimes needs help cleaning herself after using bathroom because its hard for her to Stand/balance etc. she naps a lot. Watches TV and enjoys conversation.
About the care needs: A kind, patient person who will engage mom in conversation about everything. The news, politics, family dynamics. She wears hearing aids but still needs to be spoken to in a clear, slow voice.
Services needed include: companionship, feeding, and bathing / dressing.