Marissa L.

Diamond tier

$20.00 / hr

McKinney, TX

About Marissa

Proud Carelinx Professional Private Caregiver- Diamond Level. I am your caregiver with a compassionate heart who has the ability to empathize and sympathize, who is kind in words and deed. 5 years of experience in a private home care setting. I raised 2 grown boys on my own. I know I am excellent at taking care of people so I pursue a Medical Assisting course from Collin Community College in Plano year 2012. During my volunteer work with St. Jude Catholic Church's Visitation Ministry, I realize the overwhelming need for senior caregivers. I love the fact that I could make a living "caring" for elders, especially those who suffer from Alzheimer's disease and those who couldn't simply take care of themselves. I am proud to be taking care of that special someone, and I am making a difference in their lives. They have taken care of a lot of people in their lifetime... they now deserve that SPECIAL CARE.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Exercise
  • 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

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care


  • English

Experience & Education


Aug 2016 - Jun 2017
Vitality Court TX Star (former TX Star Assisted Living & Memory Care
Personal quality care, support and assistance in daily living activities; encourage exercises and fun games
Aug 2016 - Jun 2017


Feb 2016 - Feb 2016
Synergy Home Care, Plano TX
Housekeeping Meal preparation Medication Assist grooming Laundry Light exercise Easy games Errands Doctor's appointment
Feb 2016 - Feb 2016


Feb 2016 - Feb 2016
Home Instead, Richardson TX
Light housekeeping Medication reminder Fall risk Meal preparation Walking & light excercise Drive to the library, run errands
Feb 2016 - Feb 2016

Clinical Medical Assistant Boston Reed College-Collin County Community College, Plano TX- 2012

Jan 2012 - Jan 2012
Jan 2012 - Jan 2012

Ophthalmic Medical Assistant Center for Technology, Essex VT- 2008 - 2009

Jan 2008 - Jan 2009
Jan 2008 - Jan 2009

Reviews (3)

March 2021
Nancy H.
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thank you
January 2021
Me - Aubrey E.
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Great experience. Marissa was so sweet and helpful! Very glad I chose her to provide care. 😁
October 2020
Keith H.
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Marissa is not just a caregiver. Today Marissa helped organize my Mother's closet she removed about 100 empty hangers and I swear Marissa should add professional organizer to her qualifications. She also took my mother for a walk and helped iron many pieces of clothing and then cooked lunch. Marissa is a Gem I am so happy we found her through Carelinx.
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