Location: St. Louis

Years Experience: 2

Type: Caregiver

Languages: Amharic, English

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Meet Mekdes, an experienced caregiver whose commitment to serving older adults stems from her strong family values and cultural background. As a proud mother of three children, she brings the same nurturing care and patience to her caregiving role. Having worked with the elderly for many years, both in Ethiopia and the United States, Mekdes has honed her skills and found her true calling in providing dedicated care to seniors.

Mekdes's approach to caregiving is characterized by her genuine interest in getting to know her clients. She is known for her punctuality and willingness to collaborate closely with families to ensure the specific needs of her clients are met. Her expertise spans various areas, including dementia and mobility impairment care, medication reminders, personal care, bath and shower assistance, meal preparation, and general home support.

In her downtime, Mekdes enjoys simple pleasures like reading, attending church, and taking leisurely walks. These activities reflect her grounded and balanced approach to life, which extends to her caregiving. With Mekdes, you can trust that your loved ones are not only in capable hands but also in the company of a caring and compassionate individual who values their well-being above all else.


  • Have paid caregiving experience or a CNA, PCA, LPN, or RN
  • Be age 21 or older
  • Pass a comprehensive background check, drug test, and reference check
  • Pass PHC’s skills & knowledge assessment
  • Have a good driving record and an insured vehicle
  • Basic English speaking, reading, and writing skills
  • Current TB immunization

Services our Caregivers Provide

Medication Management

Timely cues to take the right medication at the right time.


A conversation, sharing stories, a walk in the park, a cup of coffee in the morning, a bond. Caregivers listen, learn, and are good company.

Personal Care

Assisting with dressing, bathing, and daily hygiene. Our skill-assessed caregivers are ready to help.

Light Housekeeping

Doing laundry or dishes, tidying around the house, taking out the garbage, and many other house chores are a part of our daily duties.

Meal Prep/Groceries

Planning and preparing healthy meals, following an old family recipe, and trips to the grocery store.


Whether it’s to a doctor’s appointment or to a loved one’s home, caregivers can always provide a ride.

Daily Exercise

We help clients lead an active lifestyle by following an exercise plan or simply encouraging physical activity.

Social Outings & Routine

We help clients live life to the fullest by supporting daily routines and planning indoor and outdoor activities.

Join Private Home Care and be a part of an exceptional team of caregivers.

We highly value and respect our team of professional Caregivers, and that’s why we have higher job satisfaction and lower turnover. When you join PHC, you join a team of professionals that are skilled, knowledgeable, and passionate about serving others and providing the best care.