Here are some options in Portland:
Vena K.|Portland, OR
$15-25/hr • 10 yrs exp • 61 yrs old
I worked in a hospital in Bangkok taking care of patients of all ages. I was also a special nurse taking care of private patients. I enjoy taking care of people. I would love to care for your senior loved ones. I am an American citizen and read, write and speak English quite well. I have a car and an international drivers licence.
Shawnette B.|Portland, OR
$10-50/hr • 10 yrs exp • 39 yrs old
Booked 10 times
Avg response < 8 hrs
I have been doing this work for over 12 years. I am patient and understanding, a great listener, and truly interested in making the lives of the people I work with better. I am C. P. R / first-aid trained, I can pass a state and federal background check, and I can come to you. I am comfortable with all aspects of in home care and respect privacy and dignity of both clients and their families. I am a great cook and love doing anything artistic and like to keep things organized and clean! I take pride in my work and have a special gift for working with even the most difficult clients without issue. I am a huge advocate for those that can not advocate for themselves, I love my work because it is not work it is helping those that need it the most. patience, understanding and compassion are my passions.
Rebecca G.|Portland, OR
$25-30/hr • 10 yrs exp
Specialized In-home Activities, Companionship + Family Support For Seniors With (or W/o) Dementia
Avg response < 17 hrs
I'm passionate about helping seniors find joy in their lives by providing in-home activities, companionship, and family support. I love working with all seniors but specialize in helping those with Alzheimer's and other types of dementia. I spent 7 years as the activity director/assistant of a large memory care facility. There I learned an incredible amount from my clients and their families! I provide music, exercise, art, service projects, and much more, bringing all supplies. A musician for many years (including 6 as the pianist in a Big Band!), I love helping people make music, so I bring instruments and recorded music to help my clients feel alive. I also provide hand-on therapies including acupressure, reiki, reflexology and aromatherapy. I graduated from the Utah College of Massage Therapy and love helping people feel better physically and emotionally. And I offer consulting and work closely with family members so you'll know your loved one is in good hands.
Ariel O.|Portland, OR
$20-35/hr • 8 yrs exp • 32 yrs old
Caring And Compassionate
Avg response < 10 hrs
I have worked with elderly people who either lived in an assisted living facility or at home for several years. I provide a wide range of companionship and ADL services, going for walks, errand running, medication management, transfers, bathing and dressing, toileting, conversation, laundry, light housework and cooking, grocery shopping, meal prep to name a few. I have cared for people with Parkinson's disease, Dementia and Alzheimer's. I can provide these services and whatever else is needed. I have a flexible schedule and reliable transportation and am insured and have up to date CPR and First Aid training.
Cynthia B.|Portland, OR
$20-30/hr • 7 yrs exp • 53 yrs old
Caring, Compassionate, And Respectful Caregiver
I have a BA degree in health and human services. Additionally, I have over 7 yrs. experience working with seniors with a focus on ROM exercise, healthy meal prep, medication management, bathing, dressing, transportation, light housekeeping, hospice care and most importantly, caring and respectful companionship. Most recently I have been providing full time care for a client with Dementia and Parkinsons. I am currently looking for a full time or part-time position where I can be of service to seniors in my community. I have CNA experience as well as First Aid/CPR certification. I am willing to provide background registry information as well as current references. I live in the Tigard area and I am very flexible with reliable transportation. I am 52 years young and in my spare time enjoy camping, biking, skiing, swimming, quilting, reading, and my 4 gandchildren.
Brad S.|Portland, OR
$15-20/hr • 10 yrs exp • 62 yrs old
Part Time Male Care Giver
My Name Is Brad. I am 60 years old (Age wise) and am comfortable and capable of helping others regardless of age or gender. I am physically fit and have never smoked or used any form of controlled substances. With many years of experience caring for my parents as well as others, I feel confident I may be of help to others as well. I am certified and am registered as a Caregiver in the state of Oregon.
Valerie S.|Portland, OR
$15-20/hr • 10 yrs exp
Part-time Companion Care Available
I am a former LPN & also worked as an in-home caregiver for 15 years, assisting with medications, meals & bathing. Additional duties included driving clients to doctor appointments, for groceries, etc. I have worked with patients with Parkinson's, heart disease, cancer, as well as dementia. I am certified in first-aid & CPR. I have been an advocate for seniors for many years; they deserve loving care & respect.
Lisa W.|Portland, OR
$15-20/hr • 10 yrs exp • 61 yrs old
Personal Care, Housekeeping, Meal Prep, Shopping And Transportation.
My goal is to provide you or your loved one my services with skill, experience and warmth. I offer dignified and detail oriented help with all the activities of daily living while maintaining a safe and pleasant environment. In addition to my experience as a caregiver for the elderly, I'm a Certified Medical Assistant. I offer basic medical help if needed by relying on my training and experience in the clinical setting. I have a well-tested and proven dedication to giving good care. I have a good work ethic and my years of experience have helped me develop a philosophy attached to every service I provide. I believe in supporting families and their loved one by listening to their needs and doing my best to meet their expectations. I believe in open communication around every subject, what may seem like a simple or small thing to us, may be a very big deal to your loved one with cognitive decline. I believe in entering their world and navigating it with them with patience and respect.
Amber H.|Portland, OR
$10-20/hr • 10 yrs exp • 36 yrs old
Available For Companionship, Housekeeping,meal Prep And Light Personal Care, And Errands.
Avg response < 14 hrs
Hi, My name is Amber. I have been doing caregiving off and on since I was in my early teens. I've worked in nursing homes as well as individuals homes. I am currently working with adults with disabilities and have been caring for the same customer for over 3 yrs. I enjoy and love helping others. I am reliable, honest, understanding, gentle and flexible. I'm first aid and CPR certified. I am available and able to provide a range of services from companionship, house keeping, errands, to full care like helping showering, getting dressed, changing attends, and feeding. Currently I am available 8am-2 p.m. Monday's, Thursday and Friday's 8am-2 p.m. also Thursday and Friday's 5pm-11 p.m. and Saturday and Sundays I'm flexible and open to any hrs. I am new to this website so still trying to navigate it. If you would like to know more about what experience I have please contact me. Thank you for your time and consideration. Amber