$18 – 25/hr
About who needs care: 91 years old. Healthy. Neuropathy in legs so has mobility issues. Can walk short distances with a walker, and then wheelchair. Sits in front of TV or computer. Help with bathroom, bathing, Likes to be served meals. Would like to be wheeled around the backyard to look at her garden. Doesn't want to feel like she has to entertain, so a nice balance of being there, or being left to nap or watch TV.
About the care needs: A good personality match would be someone who has the foresight of when to chat, and when to do other things. Not high energy, but a calm demeanor. My mom is a Christian woman who loves the Lord. No special skills, just strong enough to assist her to stand. She has weak legs but helps with the process.
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.