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Katherine C.

Katherine C.

$15.00 / hr

Chicago, IL

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About Katherine

I care about people. This type of work requires empathy and awareness and strength mixed with vulnerability. I feel good about being capable to take of others. This allows me to be part of the (larger than myself) world. Kindness and caring for others has been uplifting .

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

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Hospice Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care


  • Greek
  • English

Experience & Education


Nov 2007 - Feb 2018
My job was companionship, bathing, daily medications, exercise, cooking, laundry. cleaning combined with uplifting energy and warmth. The Patient eventually needed Hospice Care and i learned how to do the necessary work to keep Patient clean, calm and feeling secure along with the above written duties.
Nov 2007 - Feb 2018


May 2005 - Nov 2007
Mary McVay
I took care of a beautiful shy 3 year old girl. She was delicate and we taught each other much. Taking care of children is what led me to working with Seniors. Cleaning, bathing, outings, artwork, learning how to communicate with others, laundry, cooking, meditation and yoga.
May 2005 - Nov 2007

Mather High School

Jan 1978 - Jan 1982
Chicago, IL
Jan 1978 - Jan 1982
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