About who needs care: Mother suffers from dementia, AFIB, fluctuating blood pressure, osteo with back pain. Her blood pressure needs checked daily. She requires assistance with bathing, dressing, assistance to bathroom as often unsteady on feet. Incontinent at times so wears depends. Her meals need to be prepared and offered, often with coaching. Medication needs to be given as well. She loves music and her elderly dog Bella. She has strong Christian beliefs. We have recently introduced her to coloring books. She gets up, eats breakfast, takes medications, and usually lies on sofa off and on throughout the day. She receives showers and shampoos 1-2 x week and also stand-up bath. We try to take her for brief walks inside house or outdoors depending on her back pain.
About the care needs: Compassionate, patient, reliable, worked with dementia patients, assistance with daily living, supervise mom at all times. Upbeat with good communication skills.
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.