Meredith M.

$16.00 / hr

I became a caregiver to help people and enrich their lives. It gives me such a feeling of accomplishment when I'm able to help people and see them actually smile and know that they are being cared for by someone who is honestly there to give them comfort and support. I love being a caregiver most of the people I have worked with are elderly dementia patients knowing that by just listening and having conversations with them I can make a big impact to their day. I took care of an elderly dementia patient for almost a year and when it was getting close to the time for him to pass his daughter asked if I co uld continue to come to the house. I accompanied the visiting nurses. John and I had such a bond his daughter wanted someone with him he knew and trusted. He actually passed while his daughter and I were there. I was honored to be there because I knew I did a good job taking care of him and made a difference in his everyday life. His family appreciated my work with him. I enjoy working with the elderly and my future plans include nursing school. ... more

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