$15 – 15/hr
Virginia Beach, VA
Services needed: companionship, meal preparation, medication prompting, help staying physically active, mobility assistance, transportation, light housekeeping, errands/shopping. Specialized care needs: support for chronic illness. Female caregiver preferred. About my mother: she can be pleasant. Mom has low energy and mobility issues but good memory for an 82-year-old. Primarily needs support for errands, doctor appointments and meal preparation. She is an active conversationalist and keeps up to date on current events. I'm looking for someone who is patient. A kind, patient person who enjoys talking about a wide array of subjects. Needs to be flexible and a good listener. Any 80-year-old is fairly set in their ways, so she should be able to understand Mom's preferences and follow instructions. Helps will light housekeeping and enjoys cooking healthy meals. Mom enjoys perusing the internet for historical information and stories. She also enjoys scenic drives and going to lunch. She watches cooking TV shows and listening to talk radio. She has a few friends in her apartment complex and has family close by. She independently entertains herself. She doesn't enjoy large social gatherings.