Acacia's experienced, reliable caregivers...

• are naturally caring, thoughtful people with a genuine desire to help others

• consider the entire spectrum of a client's needs and display a high level of initiative and ingenuity in meeting them

• are punctual and evince the utmost respect for a client's home and belongings

• are good listeners. The ideal caregiver must be not only responsive to the client's stated needs; he/she must also be sensitive to nonverbal communication and learn to anticipate his needs

• understand that one must consider the whole person, not just the physical requirements of his/her care