bingFelicia W. | Professional Caregiver in Chicago, IL | CareLinx
Felicia W.

Felicia W.

$18.00 / hr

Chicago, IL

Hire Felicia
save jobAdd to Favorites

About Felicia

I became a caregiver because I have always enjoyed caring for others. Even at a young age, I would gravitate towards older people who seemed in need of a simple smile or someone to just listen to them. I believe my calling in life was to care for others. For twelve years, I took on the responsibility of helping to care for my mother who had been diagnosed with a genetic chronic illness similar to Parkinsons disease . A few years ago I relocated to California in order to care for my grandmother who has several chronic diseases including Alzheimer’s dementia and COPD. Most recently I cared for a dialysis client. I believe I would be an exceptionally addition to any organization because of my desire to help anyone in need, performing various tasks including being a companion, sitter personal assistant.

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

    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Arthritis
    • Cardiovascular Disorders
    • COPD
    • Dementia
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Home Health Care
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Renal and Urological Disorders
    • Respiratory Disorders
    • Vision and Eye Disorders
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care


    • English

    Experience & Education

    Preferred Caregiver

    Jan 2015 - Apr 2015
    European Services at Home
    IADLs and ADLs, navigating to obtain needed referrals and assistive devices. Protective Supervision due to Alzheimer Dementia, companionship and accompaniment. First Aid, wound care, infection control, Chronic, terminal illness and ailment care, Ataxia, ventilation assistance Paramedical transferring and repositioning of skin, Meals, laundry, bowel and bladder care. Medication management reminders, monitor clients vital signs and routine health. Coach client to improve health by maintaining physical activity, Clear and effective communication with care team
    Jan 2015 - Apr 2015

    California University San Francisco

    Jan 2014 - Jan 2014
    Jan 2014 - Jan 2014

    Harper College

    Aug 2009 - Jan 2010
    Aug 2009 - Jan 2010

    Elgin Community College Elgin, IL

    Jan 2003 - Jan 2005
    Jan 2003 - Jan 2005
    Return to top

    More Caregivers You Might Like

    Find the Right Caregiver at CareLinx

    CareLinx home care services include housekeeping, transportation, meal preparation, shopping, medication reminders, mobility assistance, bathing, toileting, grooming, dressing, exercise, companionship and more. Compared to traditional agencies, our caregiver services include four distinct advantages.

    1. Preferred, high-quality care: CareLinx customers prefer our care over competitors’ by a factor of 10 to 1. You get to choose and interview the caregiver, resulting in a better match and higher quality care.

    2. Uniquely affordable: as an online caregiver network with low overhead and zero markups on caregiver pay, our prices are up to 50 percent less than traditional senior care agencies.

    3. Care advocates: our direct-hire model gives caregivers higher wages and flexible schedules, and consumers low prices. Everyone gets a better quality of life.

    4. Peace of mind: in-home caregivers are background checked and technology-enabled to give you visibility and transparency in the home. Our app provides GPS clock-ins clock-outs, real-time secure messaging, and personalized digital care plan.

    Sign Up
    Learn More