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Find special needs caregivers in Detroit, MI that you’ll love

78 special needs caregivers are listed in Detroit, MI

The average rate is $17/hr as of July 2024

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 5 years

Special needs caregivers in Detroit, MI

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Levita C.


Detroit, MI

$18-25/hr10 yrs exp

Part Time Or Full Time Female Health Care Worker Caring For People With Special Needs

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I have experience providing care to adults, teenagers and children who are mentally impaired, developmentally disabled, physically disabled, down syndrome, seizure disorder, ASD, traumatic brain injury and people who have ADHD for the last 25 years. I'm WCLS and MORC trained with medication administration skills as well as CPR...
5.0
"Levita worked with a family member on daily living skills; meal planning, shopping, budgeting, cleaning , and self care. She was a great asset to our family and I would definitely contact Levita for future needs! "

Nicole R.

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Alexandria B.


Detroit, MI

$15-25/hr8 yrs exp

Some of my best days include seeing something amazing through a child's eyes. I am hoping to find full time employment with a family that needs a long term caregiver with passion, experience and a natural affinity for nurturing. I grew up helping care for my cousin who has Down Syndrome. He is the source of my passion and...
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Heaven A.


Detroit, MI

$20/hr6 yrs exp

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hello! I have a great deal of experience babysitting and tutoring. I have worked with children with special needs such as autism, and have tutored in ESL, basic reading, writing, math, and science. Some of the activities I love to do with kids are telling stories, arts and crafts, and dance parties! I have also been extremely...
Heaven can also help with: Craft assistance, meal prep, light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Heavenlee cared for my two boys for a few years, and we could not have been happier. She was always on time, high energy, and happy to work with our family. She made sure the boys were entertained, active, and most importantly, safe. I highly recommend Heavenlee to...

Monique S.

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Deborah K.


Detroit, MI

$26-28/hr10 yrs exp

Fun, Energetic, Responsible, Experienced With Great References!

A dedicated nanny who goes above and beyond for children. Have been a nanny in Grosse Pointe Park for the last 10 years : résumé upon request. Core Qualifications: Friendly personality and actively engages with children Excellent listening skills Experience working with children of all ages; including special...
Deborah can also help with: Light cleaning, craft assistance, meal prep
Skills:

First Aid

Early Education

CPR

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Jessica S.


Detroit, MI

$20-50/hr10 yrs exp

Babysitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello! :-) I have years of experience working with children in various settings. As a former Pre-K teacher, I am passionate about early childhood education and enjoy incorporating education into my care. I have also been a foster care case manager, a parent educator, a full time nanny (matched through Care!) and a camp counselor...
Jessica can also help with: Light cleaning, craft assistance
Skills:

Early Education

5.0
"Jessica has been, hands-down, one of the most dependable, organized and caring caregivers we've ever worked with. Loved our boys like they were her own and helped advocate at school for my older child with special needs. She became part of our family and would...

Jeff F.

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Sofia B.


Detroit, MI

$20-30/hr8 yrs exp

Energetic, Fun, And Reliable Caregiver!

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hello families! am an active, creative, reliable, patient, and fun caretaker for your children! I am now in my second year as a kindergarten teacher in Belleville MI. I have had 8 years of combined education and experience with children aged 3 months to children with special needs aged 20+. I am also CPR and first aid...
Sofia can also help with: Carpooling, travel
Skills:

First Aid

Special Needs Care

CPR

5.0
"What an amazing young woman! Fun-loving, joyful and with a servant's heart!"

Blythe B.

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Kenya S.


Detroit, MI

$18/hr10 yrs exp

Fun Sitter And Smile Creator

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

I have 4 adult children and 4 grandchildren 2 of my children have special needs I love caring for children It truly brings me joy. I'm not done mothering yet.
Kenya can also help with: Craft assistance, light cleaning, meal prep, swimming supervision
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Words won't even begin to describe how blessed I am to have Kenya come into our life and into our home. She's been beyond a blessing that I could of ever prayed for and feel as though, I owe her so much more. She has answered my prayers. I was nervous about how...

Larae T.

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Rachel K.


Detroit, MI

$25-35/hr10 yrs exp

Creative Nanny & Personal Assistant

Hello! My name is Rachel and I'm a Creative Nanny, Personal Assistant and Freelance Artist with 13+ years professional experience. I have worked with children ages 0-12 years old, learning something new from each and every one of them. I also have experience with special needs children and have mastered the skill of patience,...
Rachel can also help with: Craft assistance, light cleaning, meal prep, grocery shopping, swimming supervision
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Rachel has been a treasured and trusted caregiver for my family dating back years when she was a beloved nanny to our autistic son at a time when his behavior was very challenging and scared off a lot of other babysitters. Rather than run, Rachel approached the...

Erin E.

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Nicole M.


Detroit, MI

$13-50/hr4 yrs exp

My Summary

I'd describe my personality as understanding, playful, and caring I like working with kids because because It's something I've wanted to do since a young. I started working with kids when I was about 16. I also have experience with special needs. an I just love helping them grow. In my spare time, I like to I read and do...
5.0
"She goes above and Beyond to make sure your needs are satisfied she answered all of my questions in a timely manner overall her service was excellent :)"

Shinikue M.

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Cory D.


Detroit, MI

$18-25/hr10 yrs exp

Compassionate In-Home Care

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

Hi there! My name is Cory. I have been working with the elderly, the terminally ill, & adults & children with disabilities since 2011. I have worked in many different environments including nursing facilities, hospice centers, & in clients own homes. My last place of employment was Agrace Hospice-care in Wisconsin, where I...
Cory can also help with: Hospice services, companionship, respite care, personal care, light cleaning, dementia & more
Skills:

CNA

5.0
"Cory took care of my husband who had brain cancer. Cory is a totally professional and competent caregiver. But more important, he is also a kind and compassionate person. Cory was always willing to help with household chores as well, sensitive to lightening my...

Liz W.

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Monae R.


Detroit, MI

$17/hr10 yrs exp

special needs.

I'm a certified Nursing Assistant, Also direct care worker. I've been certified for 10 years.
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Debra B.


Detroit, MI

$21-33/hr10 yrs exp

Special Needs /caregiver

I am a special-needs caregiver I work with autism, had an injury, quads with disability and quadriplegic provided by a program showers and feeding them or tube feeling I'm here to provide care in my job performance
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Madeline B.


Detroit, MI

$15-20/hr2 yrs exp

Special Needs Care-Giver With Experience!

I worked at a camp for children with special needs called the Comprehensive Therapy Center's Therapy and Fun! Camp. I spent four summer working there both as a volunteer and a music/movement/dance therapist. I also spent two years teaching physical education to cognitively impaired high school students in Grand Rapids. If you...
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Raymond S.


Detroit, MI

$22-32/hr10 yrs exp

Looking For A Part-Time Position As A Caregiver For People With Special Needs

I have interests in gardening, cooking, conversations and pets. I have attended some college with a major in Psychology. I have over 11 years of experience working for MORC as a Community Living Support for youth and seniors with various Developmental/Cognitive Disabilities. I also have several years of experience with providing...
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Lydia P.


Detroit, MI

$15-20/hr

Special Needs

I have experience with respite care with a child who has cerebral palsy and uses a G-tube. I also have experience with children who have autism and use an ACC device for communication. I also have experience with wheelchairs. I have some experience with ABA, but I may need guidance in that. I have had first aid training, which...
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Candies H.


Detroit, MI

$10-15/hr4 yrs exp

Special Needs Aid

Hello, my name is Candies. I'm a very outgoing, loving person who enjoys helping others enjoy life. I have 5 years experience working with seniors. I know the importance of their happiness and well-being. I look forward to assisting in helping you make that happen.
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Patrice M.


Detroit, MI

$15-20/hr4 yrs exp

Special Needs caregiver

I have many years of experience in varies of areas one being working with infants, toddlers, youth, teens, young adults, adults and seniors with needs in areas they may be struggling in and it could be in varies of areas or activity wise. Whatever it may be, I'm here to give you a helping hand. Don't hesitate to reach out.
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Rachel K.


Detroit, MI

$25-35/hr10 yrs exp

Nurturing Special Needs Nanny With 13 Years Experience

I specialize in special needs care with children who have had autism, ADD, ADHD, sensory processing disorder, hip dysplasia, low muscle tone, behavioral challenges, emotional challenges, cognitive challenges, and more. I have a nurturing, patient, trauma- informed and goal focused approach to aid in the growth, safety, and...
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Alisa P.


Detroit, MI

$15-35/hr10 yrs exp

Special Person Looking For A Special Person

I have over 25 years experience working with children and adults with special needs and all kinds of medical issues . I started working with children who are Autistic in a wonderful daycare in the 90's They specialized in children with special needs. That's where my passion for working with special needs kids( and later on young...
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Michelle A.


Detroit, MI

$27-35/hr10 yrs exp

Registered Occupational Therapist

I'm currently a registered Occupational Therapist, and had extensive training working at the Children's Hospital of Michigan in the PICU and Inpatient Rehab and also worked in Outpatient Peds and the NICU. I treated patients with Autism, Down Syndrome, Developmental & Neurological Delays, Neurogenerative Disorders, Spinal Cord...

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Recent special needs caregiver reviews in Detroit, MI

Levita C.

5.0

Levita worked with a family member on daily living skills; meal planning, shopping, budgeting, cleaning , and self care. She was a great asset to our family and I would definitely contact Levita for future needs!

- Nicole R.

Heaven A.

5.0

Heavenlee cared for my two boys for a few years, and we could not have been happier. She was always on time, high energy, and happy to work with our family. She made sure the boys were entertained, active, and most importantly, safe. I highly recommend Heavenlee to anyone looking for a fun and...

- Monique S.

Jessica S.

5.0

Jessica was the perfect hire for our childcare setting! Her love of children and experience with various age groups shines through in her work. Jessica is patient, knowledgeable, resourceful, and FUN! She goes above and beyond to build relationships with children and families, creating safe and...

- Jenny J.

Sofia B.

5.0

What an amazing young woman! Fun-loving, joyful and with a servant's heart!

- Blythe B.

Kenya S.

5.0

Words won't even begin to describe how blessed I am to have Kenya come into our life and into our home. She's been beyond a blessing that I could of ever prayed for and feel as though, I owe her so much more. She has answered my prayers. I was nervous about how my kids would warm up to a stranger...

- Larae T.

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Ratings for Detroit, MI special needs caregivers listed on Care.com

Average Rating5.0 / 5

Special Needs Caregivers in Detroit, MI are rated 5.0 out of 5 stars based on 24 reviews of the 78 listed special needs caregivers.