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Wendy L.

Wendy L.

$11.00 / hr

Cleveland, TX

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About Wendy

My father just passed away on February 28th of this year. He was a quadriplegic for 29 long years. During those last few years he really struggled and had a lot of health issues, so I stepped in to help quite a bit and learned a lot in the process. It's something I would never trade for anything. I miss him dearly but I know I can go on to help someone else's parent or grandparent in his memory. We went through more "caregivers" than I care to remember, and only a handful lived up to the name of their profession. So many of them were rude and lazy and made him feel like such a burden and a bother. It is something that has really taught me a lesson on empathy and patience and how NOT to treat others. I vow to always treat a patient the way my dad "should" have been treated.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Exercise
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Short Term
  • Overnight

Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.

Skills & Expertise

  • Arthritis
  • COPD
  • Diabetes
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Skin Disorders
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care


  • English

Experience & Education


Jan 2011 - Feb 2016
David L.
Turned him every 2 hours to prevent pressure wounds, cooked for and fed him, assisted in oral and personal hygiene, transferred him with hoyer lift, dressed him, irrigated his bladder, checked for bed wounds, ran errands and bought groceries, helped put on oxygen, gave him medication, applied bed bags and/or leg bags, and changed condom catheters.
Jan 2011 - Feb 2016

Tarkington High School

Jan 1985 - Jan 1989
Jan 1985 - Jan 1989
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