About who needs care: Mom has dementia. Physically capable of a lot but doesn't remember to do basics. Shuffles around, pesters my dad who is on oxygen and needs a walker and has don't. Heart failure. My mom eats tons of sweets if she finds them, doesn't remember watering or feeding dog so they got rid of him, she liked him. She cannot do laundry or many household take but is willing to help. Dad sometimes now has accidents and can change himself but with a little help. He sits and watches tv. Doesn't want to do phys. therapy. He likes westerns, helps, hunting. My mom shuffles and finds things to do or collect or cut, or store, she loves puzzles and crafts and jewelry. They eat three times a day and then bedtime is around 8 after she takes melatonin. Dad sleeps in the bed and mom in the easy chair. Can ask for more but they both love nature and being by themselves. However its just possible anymore . They would want a listener and someone who wouldn't argue with them, yet give them what they need - someone sweet yet firm. We aren't looking for perfect just a good match for them.
About the care needs: Reliable, calm and compassionate. Honest with integrity and someone who we can easily communicate with.
Services needed include: transportation, meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.