My father is 86 and lives with me, and my husband. He has moderate Alzheimer’s and needs help with providing meals, short local outings and generally keeping company when no-one else is home. His interests include playing pool/dominoes and light gardening. He enjoys trips out in the car and so a drivers licence is essential.
Geoff is a quiet person with a gentle wit. He enjoys a peaceful environment. He needs an intuitive person who is a clear speaker but not loud.
He is slightly hard of hearing.
short local outings.
preparing simple meals if we are out
participating in simple activities such as dominoes.
An understanding or experience of living with dementia or a willingness to participate in training from various resources which will be in English. ie local courses, books and online courses.
A kind and empathetic approach is needed.