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39,026 special needs adult care are listed on Care.com

The average rate is $16/hr as of November 2022

The average star rating for special needs adult care is 4.6

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Elena B.

5.0

Elena nannied my two children for two consecutive summers. She was always on time, respectful and extremely knowledgeable about child development. My son in on the ASD spectrum and is selectively mute - Elena never treated him with anything but acceptance and support. We cannot thank her enough!

- Lisa K.

Karla S.

5.0

Karla was a blessing for our family. She took care my mom like she was family. I always felt comfortable and confident that my mom was in the best hands with Karla. We loved how punctual and trustful Karla was. This was very important for our family. Thank you Karla for providing such great care we...

- Alexandra J.

Steven W.

5.0

Steve is a mentor and life coach for my 28-year-old son, who has ASD. He is a positive, intuitive, motivating, and truly supportive role model who is helping my son gain skills and independence with many areas of life including pre-employment skills, employment, travel training, social and living...

- Morna M.

Dinorah M.

5.0

I was visiting my very dear friend Ms. K. in mid-September. I met Dinorah and was able to observe her on duty over four days. Over the last 5 years, I have seen numerous home care providers for my mother, daughter and brother. I have seen the good, the bad and the ..... Consider my comments to be...

- ROBERT S.

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Chrissy T. | Herndon, VA

$15-25/hr 5 yrs exp 29 yrs old

Special Needs Care

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I'm an experienced caretaker that has been working with children for more than half of my life. I have a lot of experience working with individuals with special needs on behavioral, emotional, and developmental...

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5.0

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Bharti S. | Sterling, VA

$20-45/hr 10 yrs exp 63 yrs old

Experienced Special Educational Needs Provider

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If anyone with a minor disability needs special lessons/teaching classes on weekends/holidays or during a vacation, I am available. Even during the weekdays if I can accommodate my schedule I will accept the...

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5.0

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Damaris H. | Ashburn, VA

$20-25/hr 3 yrs exp 45 yrs old

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I'm a babysitter with 6 years of background, setting designing and implementing age-appropriate activities for each kid. Working with new born, toddlers, children different ages. I'm also a mother of 2 boys,...

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5.0

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Sueli E. | Sterling, VA

$25-50/hr 10 yrs exp 62 yrs old

Special Care!

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I love children especially those who need special care. I work with many different kids and work for different agencies on call. I have more than 20 years of experiences with all children. God created all of...

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5.0

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Elena B. | Herndon, VA

$20-30/hr 4 yrs exp 23 yrs old

Part - Time Caregiver

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My experience with individuals with special needs is expansive. I have worked in group home settings for various age groups and support needs. I am experienced with alternative feeding, medication distribution,...

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5.0
Elena nannied my two children for two consecutive summers. She was always on time, respectful and extremely knowledgeable about child development. My son in on the ASD spectrum and is selectively mute - Elena...

Reviewed by Lisa K.

5.0

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Karla S. | Sterling, VA

$25-35/hr 4 yrs exp 43 yrs old

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Highly-dependable, nurturing caregiver with a compassionate nature and 4 years extensive experience in providing prompt and friendly care to elderly and disabled clients. A warm-hearted individual who performs...

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5.0

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Karla S. | Sterling, VA

$22-26/hr 10 yrs exp 43 yrs old

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Highly-dependable, nurturing caregiver with a compassionate nature , years extensive experience in providing prompt and friendly care to elderly and disabled clients. A warm-hearted individual who performs...

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5.0
Karla was a blessing for our family. She took care my mom like she was family. I always felt comfortable and confident that my mom was in the best hands with Karla. We loved how punctual and trustful Karla was....

Reviewed by Alexandra J.

5.0

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Alexus K. | Ashburn, VA

$15-20/hr 2 yrs exp 24 yrs old

A Little About Me

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I have an associates degree in Early Childhood Education that I gained this May. I have worked with special needs children for a little over 2 years and it has become my passion. I am looking to continue my...

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Steven W. | Ashburn, VA

$35-50/hr 10 yrs exp 54 yrs old

Helping Differently-Abled Individuals Increase Their Independence

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I have more than 15 years of experience working with differently-abled individuals who fall on the spectrum, are ADD, ADHD, ODD, and more. My passion is to help clients reach their God given potential no matter...

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5.0
Steve is a mentor and life coach for my 28-year-old son, who has ASD. He is a positive, intuitive, motivating, and truly supportive role model who is helping my son gain skills and independence with many areas...

Reviewed by Morna M.

5.0

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Dinorah M. | Aldie, VA

$35-49/hr 10 yrs exp 40 yrs old

Caring And Compassionate Support

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Hi! I am a very caring, patient, and attentive person who has 20 years of experience, caring for elders and disabled children/adults. With me, your loved one will receive appropriate care, respect and dignity....

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5.0
I was visiting my very dear friend Ms. K. in mid-September. I met Dinorah and was able to observe her on duty over four days. Over the last 5 years, I have seen numerous home care providers for my mother,...

Reviewed by ROBERT S.

Sophie B. | Leesburg, VA

$10-20/hr 23 yrs old

Fun And Loving Care Giver For Special Needs Children

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I have grown up in a big family with a lot of younger siblings, and started babysitting for other families I knew through my church at 13. My youngest sibling, Asher, is 7, and has down syndrome so I learned...

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Courtney Y. | Herndon, VA

$10-20/hr 10 yrs exp 28 yrs old

Hoping To Use My Experience To Help Individuals With Special Needs

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I have a huge passion for special needs children and adults. I began getting experience with special needs children, especially autistic children when I was 6 years old. I am now 22. My brother was born when I...

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Zohra S. | Aldie, VA

<$10/hr 6 yrs exp 55 yrs old

Experienced Child Care Provider Available to Provide Day Care for Special Needs Child

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I have 10+ years of experience providing Child Care, and although I have no special needs child care experience I am available to watch your special needs child per your instructions. I am intelligent and...

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Taylor M. | Herndon, VA

$10-25/hr 3 yrs exp 30 yrs old

Babysitter/Nanny/Mother's Helper For Families With Special Needs Kids!

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I am a college student experience caring for and working with children with all sorts of special needs, with a specific focus in the area of cognitive and behavioral disorders, such as Autism Spectrum Disorder,...

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Mary J. | Reston, VA

$15-25/hr 6 yrs exp 57 yrs old

Caring And Experienced Special Needs Provider

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Hello! I am a non-smoking, patient, active, college-educated and cheerful tutor, caregiver and instructor. I have an adult son with autism and intellectual disability and have been a strong advocate for...

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Laura G. | Aldie, VA

$20-25/hr 2 yrs exp 43 yrs old

Special Needs Care Provider

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I work for the school system as a teacher assistant in the Autism and Cross Cat classes. I am currently working in the ESY program for summer school in a Autism class.

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Natasha M. | Reston, VA

$30-40/hr 10 yrs exp 44 yrs old

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I have been a child care provider for the past 17 yrs and am the proud parent of a 2022 high school graduate with Autism. I have been his teacher, his advocate, and his guide through this world his entire life....

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Debra C. | Ashburn, VA

$23-30/hr 10 yrs exp 60 yrs old

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I've been working in pediatric nursing and nutrition education for over 30 years. I've worked privately and for doctors, but enjoy helping Families in their homes. I've worked with special needs children in a...

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Chrissy T. | Herndon, VA

$10-15/hr 1 yrs exp 29 yrs old

Senior Care

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I'm an experienced caretaker with a lot of experience working with individuals with special needs on behavioral, emotional, and developmental spectrums. I have specialized training to help families with...

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Eric H. | Ashburn, VA

$16-21/hr 1 yrs exp 23 yrs old

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I have 1 year of professional experience with children with disabilities (cognitive and physical). I'm passionate and reliable and work hard to make sure the children I care for feel loved, safe, and...

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