Caregiving is my passion, my calling. I've helped passed out clothes, food boxes; but I knew no I felt I could do more. I thought of those who couldn't get out without a companion: or didn't want to, those who just wanted a hand not a handout. A soft touch or seeing a smiling face means a lot. Caregiving is very rewarding, seeing a smile you put on someone's face is great. Just knowing you can make a different in someone's life; that's what life is about. Giving of yourself to others. There have been many humbling moments for me. One was a couple of years ago, I was a caregiver for a young man in his 90s and his wife. He was so humble, he always thanked you for helping him . He had been in and out of the hospital for months and kept saying he wanted to go home. One Friday when he was being discharged, he wanted to go to his favorite place to eat, which we did. Upon returning home we relaxed and went to bed. The next day he didn't want any food, just water. The next morning the same. Toward the afternoon his health was falling and hospice was called. By early evening he has passed. He was at peace. It was a humbling and great experience to have been there for him. All he wanted to do was go home. God has blessed me with so much. I'm a positive person, I love to smile, to be happy. My life is full with family, friends, and work. My family is my work of art a continuously growing canvas. I have a sense of humor and I don't mind telling people about the si
Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.
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