Pepetua S.

$30.00 / hr

Being a caregiver has given me opportunities to learn about the elderly and grow friendships that I will forever cherish in my lifetime. I love helping people the best way I know how and I love treating all of my patients like my own family. I go about taking care of them like I would take care of my own parents. One of my proudest achievements to date has been overcoming health issues with my current employer. When I first started taking care of her, she showed major signs of depression, anxiety and mood swings but today, I feel like we are happy together and I think we owe that to our daily exercises and activities that promite happiness. ... more

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Private Caregiver

Mr. Daniel DeBra

Jul 2010 - Apr 2017

Changed diaper every morning, take her to the bathroom to take care of regular bowel movements, scheduled and drove to and from appointments, prepared and reminded to take medicine on a daily basis. Responsibilities also included cooking healthy meals for all 3 meals of the day and housekeeping. Also provided companionship to this client for over 7 years.

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Private Caregiver

Mr. Russel Scott

Jul 2008 - Jul 2010

Changed diaper before putting Mrs. Scott to bed, made sure she took all necessary medicine as she was paralyzed. Occasionally bathed and treated her body for sores and bruises. I only stopped working here every evening when Mrs. Scott passed away. Still continued to keep in contact with Mr. Scott until he passed away about 3 years ago.

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Assistant Estate Keeping Agent

Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Siebel

Jul 2008 - Jul 2010

Managed estate and performed daily tasks such as purchasing food for horses as the estate is a 50 acres stable. Took care of laundry for a family of five and assisted the estate manager in all necessary family errands such as shopping, picking and dropping the kids from school and event planning for political and business functions for Mr. & Mrs. Siebel.

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Private Caregiver

Mr. Harry Holland

Jun 2006 - Jul 2008

Took care of an elderly couple who suffered from MS and short term memory loss. Tasks included housekeeping, dinner making, holiday preparation when the children came over from different states and even helped organize Mr. Holland's funeral. I only left when Mrs. Holland's physical being deteriorated and family opted for her to be taken in to a nursing home. I travelled 30 mins by train to take care of her and did all daily grocery shopping, laundry and we would often go for walks as it helped her dementia. ... more

Certifications / Licenses
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Home Care Aide (HCA)

Education
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Liahona High School, Nuku'alofa

1968 - 1972