Earlene T.

$18.00 / hr

Bellingham, WA

About Earlene

I became a caregiver over 25 yrs ago because helping others just makes me happy.I enjoy talking to people hearing about their past experiences and things they have done.I like helping folks stay in their own home and stay independant.Using exercise and p/t to stay strong .I have worked with special diets( low salt ,Diabetic and mechanical soft) end of life care and rehab after surgery.I try to do for you or your loved one what they can't do anymore and encourage them to keep doing all they can to stay going for as long as they can.I have a really good sense of humor and feel laughing is good for the soul.I myself spent time (2yrs) in and out of hospitals after a freak accident landed me in a hospital bed so I know how uncomfortable they are and some tricks to making it more comfy if u have to be in one for awhile.I like what I do so it really doesn't feel like work it feels more like I'm hanging out with my friend for the day .I have Fundamentals of Care Giving certificate ,training in Dementia,Altziemers,Nurse Delegation ,Blood born Pathogens,, and Developmental Disabilities training .So if you feel I would work well with your loved one please give me a call I would love to sit down and help you with a care plan to keep your family member safe ,secure and happy Thank you for your time reading this hope to here from you soon-Earlene

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • 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
    • Cancer Recovery
    • Cardiovascular Disorders
    • Diabetes
    • Hospice Care
    • Orthopedic Care
    • Post Surgery Recovery
    • Renal and Urological Disorders
    • Respiratory Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English

    Experience & Education

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