bingAmanda R. | Professional Caregiver in Seymour, IN | CareLinx
Amanda R.

Amanda R.

$18.00 / hr

Seymour, IN

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About Amanda

I became a caregiver because I love helping others! I was raised my by grandparents and when I was 11, my dad, (grandpa) became ill with cancer. I took care of him a lot even at that young age. I think that is why I became so passionate about caring for others. I love being a caregiver because I can brighten some ones day! Their is no other career that gives you the amazing gratification that caregiving does! I have been a CNA for 14yrs. I have had many personal achievements; however, their is one that really stands out in my mind. I was working in a nursing facility several years ago, and there was a patient there who had parkinsons disease and alzheimers . Everyone told me she rarely walked and if she did, it was very difficult. I began to close to this patient and trying to get her to walk more. I ended up singing a song to her when she walked that low and behold made it easier on her. I believe she focused on the beat and walked with it. She walked every day from that day on!

Caregiving Services & Expertise


  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • 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

    • ALS
    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer Recovery
    • Cardiovascular Disorders
    • Diabetes
    • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • HIV/AIDS
    • Hospice Care
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Orthopedic Care
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Post Surgery Recovery
    • Renal and Urological Disorders
    • Respiratory Disorders
    • Skin Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care


    • English

    Experience & Education


    Sep 2009 - Jan 2015
    William Collins
    Dispensing Medications. Blood sugar checks and giving insulin. Cooking, cleaning.
    Sep 2009 - Jan 2015


    Jan 2013 - Jan 2015
    Lutheran Community Home
    CNA responsibilities.
    Jan 2013 - Jan 2015
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