$20 – 30/hr
About who needs care: Macular degeneration, severe osteoporosis in one knee, uses walker well so just needs shadowing. Needs help out of bed, dressing, showering, breakfast and lunch prep., Very sweet, big Yankees/baseball fan, watches on tv, mind very sharp at 99! Light housekeeping, doesn't need to leave home.
About the care needs: Nurturing and cheerful to provide general care, light schedule of daily routine. Baseball, mystery, & news (watched) listened to on tv daily. Conversation and simple humor to share. Limited vision and mobility doesn't allow for hobbies. Rather easy schedule. She has sharp mind to converse.
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, feeding, and bathing / dressing.