Thank you! For Touching a Life You Impact 1 life, Which impacts a family, Which impacts a community, Which impacts a city Which impacts a state Which impacts a country Which impacts the world. When you touch & change 1 life – you change the world! Thank you for being a Caregiver and caring for your Loved One!
Essential Job Functions -Various additional duties may be required when assisting a bedridden Loved One. Assist with walking and light exercise Plan and prepare meals, followed by clean-up Monitor food expiration dates, make future meals Make beds and change linens, as needed Light housekeeping to include dusting and vacuuming Assist with bathing, dressing and grooming Laundry and ironing Take out garbage Run errands (pickup prescriptions, dry cleaning) Engage in physical and mental exercises Provide medication reminders Escort on appointments (hair salon, physical therapy, etc.) Escort to religious services or events Maintain calendar and organize mail Engage in activities (games, memory … Continue reading Caregiver Job Description
When you asked my son when he was 6 years old what he wanted to be when he grew up – in a moment he would respond with joy & happiness – A SuperHero! The SuperHero goal continued until he was even 11 years old! No matter what anybody said his goal was to be a Superhero! I still remember a group of children with him, all his age being asked what they wanted to be when they grew up… This was in front of 150 other adults…parents, grandparents & friends and people we didn’t know. There were doctors, fireman, … Continue reading Isn’t Every Caregiver a SuperHero?
As you know Cinderella, was so busy caring for her Loved One’s, from early in the morning to late in the evening, working to get everything just perfect. Cinderella was not valued for her contribution, she was not appreciated for all she did! Even though she looked after everything for everyone else – she cared for everyone else’s problems, all the time. Leaving little time for Cinderella to connect with her own life. Wait a minute… If we look a little closer Cinderella is sitting on her bed… She has just noticed a small box on the end of her bed, … Continue reading It’s Time to Give Cinderella the Caregiver a…
What? My husband repeated it – Cinderella would be the Perfect Caregiver! I was confused… How could anyone relate a children’s story to the work of a Caregiver? Disappointed…Every fibre of my being wanted to question this statement! I had a second thought…how? How could Cinderella story relate to the work of a Caregiver today? Mmm Interesting! Just before we were watching a movie… one of the many remakes of the Cinderella story, this one was in song. We had just been watching where Cinderella was doing everything for everyone… She was sooo busy, looking after everyone else in the family … Continue reading “Cinderella The Perfect Caregiver!”