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Winnifred R.

Winnifred R.

$20.00 / hr

Wheeling, IL

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About Winnifred

I became a caregiver to learn hands-on, how to better take care of my husband who had end stage renal failure. Being a caregiver, I have made a lot of friends, learnt patience and from chats with my clients, come to value myself and people around me more. I am widowed with a daughter, live in Wheeling Illinois, experienced in caregiving/companion, and always open to learn new pattern of care for individual people.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • 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
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Diabetes
  • Hospice Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Renal and Urological Disorders
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

caregiver

Nov 2012 - Feb 2018
Comforcare senior services
shower light house keeping companionship light meal preparation hair, skin and nail care incontinence care transportation companion transfer (patient should be able to assist)
Nov 2012 - Feb 2018

Personal Assistant

Jan 2010 - Jan 2015
Department of Human Services
light housekeeping preparation of light meals transportation shower feeding medication reminder
Jan 2010 - Jan 2015

Jethro health care

Jan 2011 - Jan 2011
Jan 2011 - Jan 2011

Reviews (1)

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February 2017
Dawn S.
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Winnifred is a very sweet and compassionate care giver. She took excellent care of my Uncle and treated him with respect and genuine concern. I highly recommend her to anyone needing a good and trustworthy care giver.
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