$16 – 20/hr
Yuba City, CA
About who needs care: Dementia patient, has sundowners. May need oxygen here and there. Used to being independent, very small only 105 lbs so easy to help and/or move around. Uses a walker but will need help in a wheelchair soon. Mostly need someone in the evening/overnight and weekends as family helps during the weekdays. She tends to roam sometimes at night and is prone to falls.
About the care needs: She loves to play rummy, reading, easy activities. Mostly she likes to sit and have someone there with her as she gets lonely. So someone who likes to have conversation and is compassionate. Dementia is tough and sometimes she gets angry without knowing it, so someone who has experience with this condition would be great.
Services needed include: transportation, meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.