Kathleen R.

$18.00 / hr

I absolutely love helping others, working with our elderly and disabled and have been doing so since age 15, professionally for over 22 years. In our society it is now commonplace to toss them aside. Not so with me. I believe they deserve all of the love, respect and honor possible, especially for those on their journey "home". I believe in quality of life above anything else and will work tirelessly to ensure both you and your family get just that! My portfolio is large and my reputation for excellant care is well known in the Bay Area . My specialties are hospice care, advocacy between patients and their care team, care team/household management and assisting/managing detailed treatment plans for those who are terminally ill yet are "getting the cure"; particularly if travel is involved, as nearly ALL cures are banned from the U.S. I have a toy Chihuahua named Nutmeg; a registered and licensed service animal via the U.S.D.R., who's job is to put a smile on your face and contentment in your soul, that is of course if you desire the extra companionship. I care very much about people and I feel it is my calling to help those who can't help themselves. Peace and Light! ... more

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In Home Healthcare Service Provider

I have a full portfolio i can forward digitally

Jan 1997 - Present

I have been a service provider since 1997. Experience included, but not limited to: advocacy between clients, their families and medical personel; hospice care; end of life planning; complete household management; medication management and dispensing, including injections, crushing/mixing/dosing special prescriptions; 20 years experience utilizing medical cannabis (both THC and CBD only varieties) in the form of tinctures, teas, ma king special canna butters for baking, cooking and dosing (I am currently researching the CBD only strains that have been proven to help the elderly with swollen joints, different types of arthrits, glaucoma, eating issues, terminal illness and MOST IMPORTANTLY, dementia patients suffering from anxiety, combativeness, sleep deprivation and confusion (pharmaceuticals have thus far only proven to be harmful and can often make a person much worse); body/spirit care; bathing/personal hygiene care; incontinent care and cathetars; managing care team members; excellant communication skills, written and oral; can live in or out. I have letters of recommendation and reference list. ... more

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Behavioural Science

1999 - 2001 Hayward CA