Running Errands, Light Housekeeping, Cooking/Preparing Meals, Bathing, Grooming, Feeding, Toileting, Transferring, Transportation, Handyman Services, Dressing, Laundry, Supervision for Safety, Incontinence Care, Companionship, Medication Reminders, and Medication Administration.
Reading scientific studies, engaging in exchange of opinions on line about scientific studies, and listening to music.
I’m rather emphatic, have a good amount of patience which comes with the experience & the understanding that the person you take care of could have been your parent in a parallel universe, so treat him/her like one.
None of the Above
Home Care Agency Caregiver, Assisted Living Facility Caregiver
Alzheimer's, Dementia, Parkinson's, Cancer, Diabetes, On Hospice, Bedbound
I’m a MA & SC in Linguistics by education, worked as a teacher, university professor, had a Travel Agency for many years, in the US since 2001 - worked as a framer, a tutor (No Child Left Behind) & finally as a caregiver for 12 years.
We classify our helpers in three tiers of services:
This helper bee can help light housekeeping, errands, grocery shopping, companionship, medication reminders and cooking.
This helper bee can help showering, toileting, grooming and transferring assistance.
This helper bee can help patients with Alzheimer’s and dementia, Parkinson’s disease, strokes and ALS.