$18 – 25/hr
About who needs care: Cardiac issues, balance, weakness
TV, shopping, Elks club, casino, hairdresser.
Slow moving morning, activity between noon and 7 p.m. TV in the evening.
About the care needs: The caregiver should not be bossy or patronizing. Good listener. Do things the way Mom asks. Tolerant of a funny, opinionated, loving 87-year-old.
Services needed include: meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.