$18 – 37/hr
About who needs care: Limited mobility . Use of walker and wheelchair. Various arthritic conditions, spine disease, lymphedema, migraines, sensitivity to scents and lights, recovery from joint replacements.
Hobbies are going to Broadway shows, out to eat, watching tv shows, talking with friends, family, and former colleagues.
Structure of Day: wake up around 8, take meds, have breakfast, if there is a doctors appointment , get ready and go to that, if not then get ready for day and handle paperwork and organizational tasks at home.
About the care needs: Looking for a caregiver who does well with instructions and dealing with someone who has limited mobility, but is young and has a robust life of matters to handle around health and social life. Would be great to have someone that can help with being organized about taking medications on time and doing self care activities. Need sometime able to push 200lb person in wheelchair up and down ADA ramps at least twice a week for doctors appointments.
Services needed include: transportation, meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.