101904



Family id:

101904

Location:

United Kingdom

Nationality:

Any

Age:
56
Preferred Start Date:
14 January 2019
Minimum stay:
6 months

Description

My father is 84 and lives with me, my husband and two grown up daughters. He has early/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 and chess and light gardening.

He is slightly hard of hearing and needs someone who is a clear speaker and good English

Will we accept a Smoker?:
No
Type of home:
House
Gender preference:
Either
Accommodation:
Own room - converted loft space. Quite small. TV and kettle in room
Do we have any pets?:
no
Country - IMPORTANT - Please select your country!:
United Kingdom
Families language/s:
English
Do we have a cleaner?:
no
Is babysitting required?:
Elder sitting when required.
Language school:
Lancaster
Free time:
Variable - negotiable
Essential Language/s:
English
Use of a vehicle?:
No
Nationalities:
Any
Do we need a driver?:
no
AM Duties:

Maybe encouraging to get up and supervise breakfast when no-one else home - maybe twice a week.

PM Duties:

Prepare simple lunch if no-one else home - maybe 3-4 times a week. Sometimes provide evening meal. Sometimes accompany short outing such as walks or light shopping. Maybe twice a week.

Other requirements:

Good communicator. Understanding of issues relating to dementia or sufficient English ability to learn about dementia with English resources.