About who needs care: My mother is 81 years-old, and lives alone. She needs in-house care 3-4 hours per day multiple days per week. She needs help with ensuring she eats and takes her medications correctly and assistance with bathing, cooking, cleaning and transportation to and from doctor appointments.
About the care needs: Someone who can handle my mother who can be extremely demanding, controlling and difficult to reason with, and the caregiver must possess an immense amount of patience.
Services needed include: transportation, meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, and bathing / dressing.