Nadia was my Father’s caretaker from 7:30 am to 7:30 pm Mondays through Fridays at his nursing home. Nadia did not just perform her duties in a rote manner. She was genuinely caring in her treatment of Dad. She spoke to him and encouraged him in a loving gentle manner. The nursing home staff also admired and relied upon her. On many occasions they told me how fortunate we were to have Nadia caring for Dad. In sum, Nadia is a gentle, loving, engaging, humble, intelligent, spiritual, caring and extremely capable person.
As we begin to age, our functionality begins to decrease. What used to be an easy task may not be so simple anymore. From doing laundry to grocery shopping, what used to be a simple task