Mary R.|Shelter Island Heights, NY
7 yrs exp
62 yrs old
Education: Bachelors Degree
For 5 years I was responsible for the 24 hour care of my 89-year-old mother with Alzheimer's, dementia. I also took care of my father who had lung and colon cancer . I am certified adult and pediatric first aid/CPR /AED. I am experienced, knowledgeable, patient, compassionate and empathetic to your loved one's needs.
I am the mother of an 18-year-old daughter. I am an early riser and like to get an early start on my day. I am a very light sleeper and will be tuned in to your loved one's needs in the evenings. I'm a creative person and an avid reader, and love to work in my garden.
I assist in:
Medication management, prompting & organization
Meal preparation & feeding
Light Housekeeping, laundry
Help to Stay Physically Active
Bathing, Dressing, Personal care, grooming
Companionship, Reading, Music, Art
Taking your loved one to appointments
I have transportation
I'm fun, knowledgeable