Sarah B.|Lexington, VA
5 yrs exp
51 yrs old
FT Eldercare Provider, Special Needs Sitter/Companion, Home Health Aide, Personal Care Attendant
I have provided creative, compassionate, patient-centered companionship and care for seniors and a variety of special- needs individuals. From assistance with ADLs to designing and implementing cognitive strengthening programs to creating and facilitating socialization, cultural enrichment and educational opportunities and , I support clients in navigating daily challenges so they can enjoy a rich quality of life within a safe and healthy framework. I enjoy using music, language, arts and crafts, games and nature aprogramsppreciation to facilitate clients' appreciation of what life has to offer. I am positive, enthusiastic, creative and genuinely caring, and I am skilled at tailoring care-giving and companionship to meet specific individual needs. I have worked with those suffering from dementia, cancer, and folks young & old with mental illness & mental retardation.
I also have professional experience in: corporate employee development, language skills, and environmental education.