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Linda D.

Linda D.

$20.00 / hr

Scotts Valley, CA

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About Linda

Hi! I'm Linda Michelle Derbonne - a 55 year-old single woman. I've been in the caregiving industry for many years. I have one child. His name is Christian and he is 18 years old. He is in college in Monterey California. I'm very proud of him! I am currently an IHSS worker for the county of Santa Cruz (25 hrs per week) & Santa Clara (14 hours per week) My background has been checked and cleared by the state of California. I am a live-in caregiver. In addition to that I care for my mother in Santa Clara County 14 hours a week and work 4 hours a week in a Convalescent Hospital. I'm a very happy and patient person and I love being a caregiver. My live-in client has become verbally and physically abusive towards me and other members of her family. I am looking to replace that position.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Exercise
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Short Term
  • Overnight
  • Weekend Live-In
  • Holiday Shifts

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

Skills & Expertise

  • ALS
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Arthritis
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care


  • English

Experience & Education

In Home Supportive Services Caregiver

Nov 2009 - Present
Santa Cruz County Health Care
I'm a full-time live-in caregiver for the county of Santa Cruz.
Nov 2009 - Present

California State University - Monterey Bay

Jan 2005 - Jan 2009
Seaside, CA
Jan 2005 - Jan 2009

Monterey Peninsula College

Jan 2002 - Jan 2005
Monterey, CA
Jan 2002 - Jan 2005
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