$15 – 30/hr
About who needs care: Looking for respite care for both my parents. One afternoon a week to start. Would like to work up to two or three days a week. Dad has Alzheimers. Mom has vascular dimentia.
They are both very pleasant and adore each other. Personal care is not needed. Assistance needed for the following: Confirm morning meds have been taken. Warm up lunch, serve & light clean up. Take blood pressure & log in journal. Social interaction required. Longterm memory provides a good source of discussion. They enjoy discussing their backgrounds. Interests are: birdwatching, grandkids, church.
About the care needs: A caring, friendly & fun personality would be ideal. They both still have their fun personalities. A positive approach to care required. Speak slowly & calmly. Patience. Dimenitia experience preferred.
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, and bathing / dressing.