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Krystal H.

Krystal H.

$17.00 / hr

Chicago, IL

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About Krystal

Overall I'm a helpful person and always have been. It's a pleasure for me to assist and help those that aren't able to do for themselves. That's one reason I've gravitated towards being a caregiver. I get joy from helping those that can't. As you get older in age things become hard and most people simply just enjoy the company of someone. My goal is to ultimately try to work in a nursing home after schooling.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


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

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Short Term
  • 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
  • Arthritis
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Renal and Urological Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care


  • English

Experience & Education

Direct support professional

Oct 2020 - Present
Helping hands center
Working with clients that have mental and intellectual disabilities. Daily assistance with bathing, eating, clothing and anything else. Deescalating situations or calming them down. Always making sure meds are passed and everybody is safe
Oct 2020 - Present

Southern New Hampshire University

Jan 2020 - Jan 2022
Manchester, NH
Jan 2020 - Jan 2022


Oct 2020 - Dec 2020
Assist the client (who was a family member) with daily activities. Pretty much everything was hard for her to handle on her own due to old age so I tended to her daily needs. Made sure she was comfortable, made sure she eaten and drank enough fluids. Cleaned the house, cooked, cleaned did laundry. I truly enjoyed working for her until she passed away
Oct 2020 - Dec 2020


Nov 2019 - Sep 2020
Miramar group
Maintain cleanliness in schools; bathrooms ,stairways, lunchroom, hallways small spills ,etc
Nov 2019 - Sep 2020


Oct 2017 - Jan 2019
Help at home
Meal prepping for clients as well as keeping house clean. Assisting with daily showers, laundry, feeding the clients and other needs as well as just being a companion to them in older age
Oct 2017 - Jan 2019


May 2003 - Oct 2010
Little People Big Hearts
Assistant with caring for children. Feeding them, changing them and tending to any little need they had. Cognitive development activities as well as educational activities were implemented
May 2003 - Oct 2010

John Hancock College Prep

Jan 2001 - Jan 2005
Chicago, IL
Jan 2001 - Jan 2005
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