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Kathy K.

Kathy K.

$12.00 / hr

Denver, CO

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About Kathy

I became a caregiver when my children were very young. I could stay home with them and they had playmates to have fun with. Now I have grandchildren that have graduated from high school. Even the job I had with 7-11 had me taking care of lots of people all shift long. For the past 6 years we(my husband and I) have taken care of people with developmental disabilities as well as people with physical disabilities. 1 elderly man had both physical(polio as a child) and developmental disabilities. (He also had a sense of humor) I have recently done some elder care which I also enjoy. I have been married to a very loving, caring person for 14 years. He graduated from DU and was a CPA for many years. He now drives truck locally and, like a lot of people, mostly likes what he does.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


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

    • Arthritis
    • Cardiovascular Disorders
    • Hearing Disorders
    • Home Health Care
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Palliative Care
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Stroke
    • Vision and Eye Disorders
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care


    • English

    Experience & Education

    home health care

    Oct 2013 - Aug 2016
    I help a man with muscular dystrophy in my home.
    Oct 2013 - Aug 2016

    home health care

    Dec 0010 - Jun 2013
    Chestor House
    We took care of the needs of 2 developementally disabled men in our home. We started doing bathroom remodeling. It was determined that it was not safe for them to be there.
    Dec 0010 - Jun 2013

    assistant manager

    Aug 1983 - Jun 2005
    Southland Corp. (7-11 inc.)
    All things 7-11. Customer service, money and inventory management, daily reports.
    Aug 1983 - Jun 2005

    licensed home day care

    Aug 1976 - Aug 1983
    many different families in Adams and Denver counties
    Home day care for infants to junior high. I did all the care tasks for children that a parent would do if they were home to do it.
    Aug 1976 - Aug 1983

    Deer Trail High School

    Jan 1970 - Jan 1971
    Jan 1970 - Jan 1971
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