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Shachi K.

Shachi K.

Covid-19 Vaccinated

$25.00 / hr

Goodyear, AZ

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About Shachi

I feel "Care" is the most lightly taken word. "To care" doesn't just mean to supervise someone physically, it goes beyond that and it takes a very emotional yet strong person to take care of someone else who doesn't just need a shoulder but also a little smile, and loads of fun. That's how I took care of a couple of people, my family and non-family (who eventually became a part of my life). I care about people the way I would expect others to care for me and that makes me a better caregiver. I never took it as a profession until I came to the US and accidentally did a couple of assignments, which made me realize that I am good at it. I am compassionate, have a pleasing personality, an inquisitive mind, a curious soul and blessed with an untiring smiling face. I can be a chatterbox or NOT (depending on the person's mood), can talk on different topics, a very good listener (love listening to the stories and experiences), creatively driven, love cooking (my previous clients can vouch for it :)), a coffee drinker and love weight lifting. I am a learner and never leave any chance to pick up something from others' experiences. I am a content/ digital marketer by profession, a wanderer, a nurturer and learner by nature. In short, I truly care about people and capable of connecting with them at different emotional levels. Last but not least, I come with great recommendations and I am very proud of it :)

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Exercise
  • Transportation
  • Companionship

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Short Term

Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.

Skills & Expertise

  • Arthritis
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Experience & Education

Caregiver

Mar 2005 - May 2006
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This was a personal experience. My mother-in-law was a cancer patient, and I took care of her for one whole year. This wasn't a smooth experience, and since it was family, I know how difficult it could be for the family members. Taking care of your loved ones takes a toll on your personal and professional life. You get drained mentally and physically and yet care a lot about the person who is so close to your heart. I have been through this and with my first-hand experience I know I am capable of handling someone who needs care, support, love, affection or just someone sitting nearby listening to the incredible life stories. Most of my experience is with my family members. I even took care of my 96-year old grandfather. He was bed-ridden and a very stubborn man but I loved him to the core and took care of him. I even worked as a volunteer at Brookdale Hospice, where I used to go and meet the seniors and try to make their stay a little soothing. I don't have any professional certification yet then why should you hire me? Because I know "caring" has a broad meaning and it can come from a person who has a heart and conviction to do it. It's NOT an easy task but it sure is REWARDING.
Mar 2005 - May 2006

Lady Shri Ram College

Jan 1997 - Jan 2000
India
Jan 1997 - Jan 2000

Reviews (3)

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May 2021
Jeffrey D.
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Shachi is trustworthy and dependable. She runs all my errands, and I'm happy to have her assistance!
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April 2019
Chaelin K.
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She is a great caregiver so far!
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September 2018
Peter C.
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My mother enjoyed you very much and asked me this morning 7-19-18. " When are you coming back"?
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