$15 – 30/hr
About who needs care: -Mom broke her hip and is going to go to a rehab facility. When she returns home, we anticipate that she will need assistance preparing meals, with hygiene care and help with getting to the potty chair, and with daily living activities.
-Mom leads a simple life and likes to do things independently.
Help with cleaning herself or standby assistance and dressing in the morning.
Assistance with meal preparation and assuring she takes her medication.
Assistance or standby assistance with toileting.
Maybe light cleanup after meals.
Assistance with walking.
About the care needs: We need a female who is able to step back and wait while Mom tries to complete tasks independently.
Someone who wont become frustrated by Moms cognitive sluggishness, forgetfulness and repeated questions/statements. Someone who understands the frustrations of beginning dementia,
Someone who will talk to her as an adult, not talk down to her like she is a little kid.
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.