$19 – 35/hr
About who needs care: She's very sweet and friendly, starting to have some memory and cognitive problems. Trouble with mobility, (needs help getting up, putting on shoes, getting in the car.) Values her independence but needs someone to help her. Some days are better than others. Some days she's very alert and aware, other days she gets confused and doesn't understand what's going on and gets vert anxious. Needs scheduled medication and sometimes struggles with sleeping through the night. But she's kind and wonderful.
About the care needs: Someone who's patient and can engage in light conversation. Live-in care is definitely ideal. Someone who understands and/or takes interest in the immigrant experience. Cooking and music interest are great pluses but not necessary
Services needed include: transportation, meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, and mobility assistance.