"I am continually struck by the professionalism, high level of caring and exemplary caregivers that I have met from Home Instead. My mom couldn't live without them, and neither could I.
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Your Home Instead Senior Care franchise owner, Buck Shaw, possesses a heartfelt desire to work with seniors in our community. He opened the Sacramento and Sierra Foothills Home Instead Senior Care offices in1997 after caring for his own father for ten years prior. He learned firsthand the challenges, frustrations, joys and successes that only a CAREGiver knows. He is deeply committed to the highest quality care for Sacramento seniors. The local Home Instead Senior Care office has a strong history of involvement in local senior issues and giving back to the Capital City's senior community.
He and the full Home Instead management team of 20, are on call to quickly answer your questions and accommodate your senior care needs. Get in touch with one of our In-Home Care specialists to learn more about the services we offer.
You can reach us at 916-920-2273 or 530-885-3904, 24 hours a day 365 days a year. We are always on call for you in Sacramento, CA!
Blair is our Director of Care Management & Home Care Consultant Teams. She joined Home Instead in June of 1998. Her love and passion for seniors led her to a degree in Gerontology. Home Instead Senior Care allows her to make a difference everyday, whether its helping a family in crisis or a community care partner we serve. Blair leads a team of caring individuals who help families navigate the many issues that involved caring for your loved ones. As an advocate and resource for families, Blair is always pursuing education and opportunities to exceed the growing needs within our senior care community!
Leta Roesch is a Trainer/Mentor at Home Instead Senior Care. Leta has always been a caregiver, helping family when Loved Ones needed help. She came to Home Instead in 2006 after identifying with Home Insteads’ Mission and Values and has never looked back. After 7 ½ years of caring for clients in their home, Leta was offered a position in the office as a trainer. She thrives on being the best she can be to her caregivers, so in turn her caregivers give their clients the best quality of comfort, care, joy and enriches their hearts. She takes pride in being a part of a Team that sincerely Cares about people and community. You can contact Leta at (916)920-2273
Caitlin Martinsen is a staffing coordinator at Home Instead Senior Care.
She began working with Home Instead as a caregiver in September of
2015, and moved into the office in December of 2015. She is pursuing her
master of social work degree
at Sac State and is anticipating graduating in 2019. She enjoys getting
to know the caregivers, clients and family members in her interactions
she gets to have with them every day.
Mary Anne has two roles at Home Instead Senior Care. She is the Client Care Manager and Client Care Consultant for the El Dorado County region in our franchise. As a care manager Mary Anne follows the care needs of our clients on an on-going basis. As a care consultant she reaches out to the communities
in our area to offer our services, recruit caregivers and create
relationships with businesses/facilities who will benefit from
partnering with Home Instead.
Mary Anne has a degree in Dental Hygiene and has spent 30 years in the dental profession. She then pursued a degree in Gerontology at American River College and performed her internship as a Case Manager for the El Dorado County In-Home Support Services unit. She also attained a Social Services Designee certificate at American River.
Mary Anne lives in the Sierra Nevada Foothills near Placerville, California and enjoys the country life with her husband Jack. She has two grown children and likes to spend time gardening, cooking, and traveling.
Mary Anne says, "I consider my career at Home Instead Senior Care to be the opportunity of a lifetime. The chance to help make a meaningful difference in the lives of our seniors is an honor indeed."
Katie has been with Home Instead since 2010 and came to this franchise
shortly after. Having these years of caregiving experience has helped
tremendously in the transition from a CAREGiver to a LEAD and now a Home
Care Consultant. It has been an exciting
journey moving into this position but she will always be a CAREGiver at
heart. "It's an incredible feeling to know I get to be involved
in bringing the care and/or resources to seniors and their loved ones;
as well as working alongside other industry professionals,
who serve this community." She also says "I love working in this
industry and I couldn't imagine being anywhere else than with Home
Instead Senior Care. To all of us, it really is personal."
Madelyn works as a Recruiting/Staffing
Coordinator. She is a full-time student at California State University, Sacramento studying Industrial Organizational Psychology and Human Resources. She
enjoys visiting new places and experiencing different cultures, and
hopes that one day she can do humanitarian work around the world.
Jill Painter is one of the staffing mangers and has been with Home Instead Senior Care
since September 2011. Jill works on matching the CAREGivers with the
right client and getting them their desired amount of hours. She started out
doing on-call work, working the front desk and working on payroll
before moving into the staffing department. Prior to working with Home Instead Senior Care,
she worked for another home care agency for 12 years doing
consultations, check-in visits with clients and hiring CAREGivers. She
received her Bachelor’s degree in Communications &
Public Relations from Sacramento State. She enjoys going to the
beach, hanging out with friends and spending time with her family –
husband Jason, daughter Katelyn and son Matthew.
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