I believe senior citizens deserve all the care they want. Many young people today do not give them the respect they deserve. If we would slow down our "technology" world, we would see that there is so much knowledge and wisdom that our elders have obtained. They're still the same people they once were when they were young, but as we all do, we grow old, and so do our bodies. I know they wish they could do everything on their own like they used to but unfortunatly that's not always the case. I recently lost both my grandparents, and I miss them very much. They too had caregivers for a while. And let me tell you, those ladies were so sweet and caring to them. They gave my grandparents companionship and conversation as well as all the help they could need. Those ladies were like part of the family. They were even at their funerals. I had a talk with one of them the day before my grandma passed. We shared tears, and heartache. It was then I knew for sure that these wonderful ladies didn't just think of this as a regular "job". It was quite touching. I believe the younger generation should have an obligation to help the elders. Because without them, we wouldn't be here. They no longer have the energy to endure what we still can, so why not use our energy for good. With that said, the reason I have applied today is because my grandparents care takers inspired me. And I would like the be one of those people that can bring smile, laughter, and proper care to the ones who n
Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.
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