"Home Instead Senior Care is personal to me because I believe one of the most important responsibilities we have is to care for seniors at such a difficult time in their lives. Our goal is to assist our clients to live productive lives in the comfort of their own homes. We do this by building trust and becoming personally invested in the happiness and well-being of our clients."
Eric is a lifelong resident of this area, and his mission is to help seniors in Northern Kentucky to live active lives in the comfort of their own homes. He also believes that our CAREGivers are the lifeblood of our company, and appreciates the selfless work that they do when caring for our clients. Eric's wife, Arli, is a native of Northern Kentucky, and they are both involved in catholic charities.
"Home Instead Senior Care is personal to me because I can't imagine not working to improve the lives of those who did the same for us. Our seniors in the community deserve to live fulfilling lives and maintain as much independence as possible. To me, our clients are not simply clients; they are part of our Home Instead family. I love being able to help them and make sure they are as happy as possible with the care they are receiving." Katie earned her Bachelor's of Science in Nursing Degree from Thomas More College. Her nursing background and experience at Home Instead with our clients allows her to assess situations and provide creative solutions in the ever changing world of the clients and the Caregivers who assist them. As Client Care Coordinator for the Home Instead Senior Care team now for three years, Katie is responsible for ensuring our clients have a personalized plan of care, and that our caregivers are thoroughly prepared to work with each client.
"Home Instead Senior Care is personal to me because I have been in the shoes of those who are caring for their parents and grandparents. My grandmother had Alzheimer’s and my mother lost her independence at a young age, due to her failing health and eyesight. I wish I had the resource of a company like Home Instead Senior Care to help me through these difficult situations. I am so grateful to be able to help other families cope easier with their aging parents, by working at Home Instead Senior Care."
Patty has worked in our staffing deparment for several years and recently transitioned to her current Human Resources Manager role. Patty enjoys being able to use community resources to find the perfect candidates to become Caregivers for Seniors. The most important thing to Patty is the quality of the person who will help strengthen the senior community, as well as coming up with new ways and ideas to show Caregivers how important they are to the Senior community.
Patty volunteers regularly and is involved in outreach projects at her church. She loves to help others any way she can.
"Home Instead Senior Care is personal to me because the assistance by caregivers allowed my grandmother to remain in her home during the final days of her life. It also allowed my mother and the rest of our family to spend quality time with my grandmother and feel comforted that she was receiving quality care. My husband and I want to provide that same level of comfort to other families in our community. "
Arli grew up in Lakeside Park, KY and earned her degree from Indiana University. She has worked for many years in the Commercial Real Estate market in Northern Kentucky and across the country and is excited to now be able to provide care for our seniors in the community. Arli runs the accounting for Home Instead Senior Care.
"Home Instead Senior Care is personal to me because I believe that allowing seniors to safely age in their own homes provides the best outcomes and the best overall quality of life. Aging in place is living Home Instead."
Shayna is a licensed social worker. Originally from Virginia, Shayna received her Bachelors of Science in Social Work from Radford University. Shayna moved to Northern Kentucky with her fiancé winter 2018. In their spare time, they enjoy exploring the Greater Cincinnati area.
Shayna's experience with the geriatric population includes both long term care and community-based experience. Her experience has enabled her to succeed in her role as Client Care Manager. Her primary responsibility is conducting client care oversight for all of our clients. This includes helping clients and families develop and manage their personalized plan of care, preparing caregivers to work with clients, and providing coordination of care for our clients with other local senior care resources and partners.
"Home Instead Senior Care is personal to me because I adore the senior population. Every single senior has a special story; they have seen more in their lives than I will ever imagine. Being a part of this beautiful team at Home Instead Senior Care affords me the opportunity to continue serving, empowering, and championing the seniors of Northern Kentucky. I will strive every day in my role for the betterment of seniors; I am blessed by this opportunity."
Jenni graduated from Purdue University with a degree in Individual and Family Development. Upon graduation, her first employment opportunity entailed caring for a married couple with cerebral palsy in their own home. She later worked for an Indiana Medicaid program serving the disabled population. Jenni has been privileged to work with the senior population as a discharge planner and admission coordinator since 2013. She is a very proud mother of 3 beautiful children, Isabelle (15), Samuel (13), and Elena (10).
In her role, Jenni helps our clients navigate community resources that will help them remain independent at home. Jenni educate our partners about our services and how we can be a solution for a variety of situations facing seniors.
Rhonda has been a Registered Nurse since 2007 and has experience as a CNA Instructor, along with home health case management, and as a floor nurse and charge nurse for St Elizabeth Hospital.
Rhonda conducts Home Instead's Alzheimer's Certification Training program. All Home Instead caregivers are Alzheimer's certified through this program, which is endorsed by the Alzheimer's Association. Rhonda also conducts hands-on personal care training for all Caregivers. These two programs are a very important part of Home Instead's extensive onboarding and continuing education for its caregivers. These training classes are conducted in our Training Center at our offices in Fort Mitchell.
"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.