$21 – 31/hr
About who needs care: Difficulty with mobility, however still independent with scooter and walker, cardiac issues, mild dementia, OCD tendencies, slow mover in general with all tasks. Guitar, reading, religious, daily low-impact leg exercises. Very scheduled. Start day at 7:30 - 9 a.m. , get ready for day, breakfast closer to 10 a.m. , or later. Day varies with schedule, i.e. dinner 5 or 5:30, bedtime meds 9 p.m. , sleep closer to 11 p.m.
About the care needs: Respectful, caring, compassionate with mild humor, understanding and able to handle person with mild dementia. Skills would include personal care help, i.e., shower, occasional bathroom assistance, walker assistance but allowing independence as best as possible. Enjoy music, guitar, piano, singing.
Services needed include: transportation, meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.