He is a seventy-two year-old bedridden hospice patient with cancer, as well as cardiac, neurological, and digestive disorders. His caretaker will be away for two weeks, leaving him with no way to eat unless he hires someone to stand in for the person who normally feeds him.
This Applicant of the Day writes, "My nerve damage and abscessed teeth and gums require mechanical preparation of the three foods I can eat. Thermometers and technical instruments are used in the preparation...Living on Social Security, I cannot afford a trained agency caregiver to cook for me and I must find a way to eat. I am desperate."
This application expires in just a little over a week and needs fewer than 400 points to be fully funded. Together we can help this individuals last days not be marred by suffering that can be avoided.