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Heather D.

Heather D.

$12.00 / hr

Adams, MA

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About Heather

I have over 7 years experience working with individuals with various disabilities and limitations, ranging from Parkinson's disease, traumatic brain injuries, multiple sclerosis, developmental disabilities, etc.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • 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

    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Cancer Recovery
    • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Neurological Disorders
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Post Surgery Recovery
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English

    Experience & Education

    Western Governors University

    Apr 2013 - Mar 2014
    Apr 2013 - Mar 2014

    Personal Care Attendant

    Aug 2008 - Mar 2014
    Margaret Larabee
    assist individual with disabilities in activities of daily living, housekeeping
    Aug 2008 - Mar 2014

    Barton Community College

    Mar 2011 - Mar 2013
    Mar 2011 - Mar 2013

    Personal Care Attendant

    Aug 2008 - Nov 2012
    James and Jane Heekin
    assist elderly disabled couple with activities of daily living
    Aug 2008 - Nov 2012
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