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Shawn W.

Shawn W.

$15.00 / hr

Detroit, MI

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About Shawn

I became a caregiver because I love taking care of people. I have a nurturing spirit and I feel as though that it is my passion as well as my calling in life. Caring for others gives me a since of being, I feel that it allows me to give back to those who need my help. especially our seniors, they tend to be the forgotten part of society which in fact that set the path for many of us, by teaching and showing us how important dignity and respect is and also letting them know that they are not the forgotten or forsaken population of people, because we all are going to get old one day, and to know that there is someone to care for you when you need it the most is very important. A personal achievement for me would be completing my degree now that my children are all gone to college and living on their own and doing well. Knowing that I have taught them the skills they need to be productive women within society and not be afraid to go after what they want out of life and hard work pays off. I am dependable, team player, hard worker, detailed orinted, efficient, compassionate and I love people.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • 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
    • Cardiovascular Disorders
    • Diabetes
    • HIV/AIDS
    • Hospice Care
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Renal and Urological Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English

    Experience & Education

    CNA/Hospice Aid

    Apr 2012 - Oct 2014
    Angela Hospice
    Assisting/Helping people of all ages with terminal illness with ADL's which include but not limited to feeding, companionship and postmortem care in the event of death offering comfort when a patient becomes actively dying. While offering the same services of comfort and education to the families.
    Apr 2012 - Oct 2014

    hospice aid/home care

    Jul 2010 - Feb 2011
    St. Joseph Mercy Home Care
    Going into the home and giving/assisting with bath, linen change light house cleaning and meals sometime.
    Jul 2010 - Feb 2011
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