bingShaneka D. | Professional Caregiver in Philadelphia, PA | CareLinx
Shaneka D.

Shaneka D.

$15.00 / hr

Philadelphia, PA

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About Shaneka

Since a very young age I have always been interested in spending time with children less fortunate as well as older people. I love to help and make people smile. I am completing my surgical tech studies instead of nursing because I really want to expand and experience new ways to help others.It wasn't until my Grandfather lost his sight in 2003 that I realized that caring for people, and making a difference in their everyday lives was my calling. The best part about being a Caregiver is Meeting new people.Everyday can be a challenge but your constantly learning.My last job I interviewed as one of the youngest and the Manager doubted me right then and their & I proved her very wrong as I proceeded.That was a big achievement to me.Its not your age that determines whether or not your fit for a job like this.I think you need the gift to resonate with people and make them feel comfortable with you and get to know you better. Home care is a personal experience and it can be incredibly fruitful if the relationship is more caring and personal.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • 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
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer Recovery
    • Diabetes
    • HIV/AIDS
    • Respiratory Disorders
    • Skin Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care


    • English

    Experience & Education

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