Annique D.

$15.00 / hr

Sacramento, CA

About Annique

I started babysitting at the age of 11 taking care of 3 kids at once one with special needs due to multiple open heart surgeries by the age of 5. I cooked meals and assisted with feeding, changed diapers, gave baths, helped with homework, gave daily medicine at scheduled times. When I was 14 I became a live in babysitter for my niece taking care of her 9+ hours a day while my sister was at school and work. January 2010 my father unfortunately had a severe stroke. I was the only family member available to stay at the hospital with him so during his hospitalization I took care of his hygiene needs (brushing teeth,bathing, grooming hair, shaving face, and toilet assistance) I helped him with his speech and physical therapy. All while maintaining a positive attitude. During that hard time I realized I love the feeling I get knowing I'm helping someone live a regular life. I also have a passion for cooking and healthy alternatives to popular meals!

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

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

    Skills & Expertise

    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Diabetes
    • Post Surgery Recovery
    • Respiratory Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English

    Experience & Education

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