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​​​​​​​​​​Home Instead Senior Care Team​​

At Your Service 24/7 in North Denver

The need for in-home senior care services doesn't always arise between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on a weekday. That's why our team stands ready to serve you any day of the week, at any hour of the day or night. You can always reach us by phone at 303-463-1900 to get help setting up home care for a family member.

We have come together as a group of dedicated professionals to deliver a home care solution that meets your needs. We employ trained, screened and bonded CAREGiversSMto serve your family's senior loved one with compassion and devotion.
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Barbara Kaat - Quality Assurance Manager

Barbara Kaat - Quality Assurance Manager

​Barbara is our registered nurse on staff who is responsible for monitoring the care plan through quality assurance visits and maintaining regular communication with clients and families.  She assists clients and family in addressing and reevaluating care needs, finding alternative living situations, and working with home health and hospice agencies that may be providing care to our clients in their homes.  She started her career with Home Instead as a Professional CAREGiver in 2012.

barbara.kaat@homeinstead.com​​


Sarah Brantley - Scheduling Manager

Sarah Brantley - Scheduling Manager

​Sarah oversees the team responsible for coordinating and maintaining schedules for our clients and their CAREGiver's, recognizing the importance of compatibility, reliability and continuity.  Sarah strives to ensure the clients' and CAREGiver's experiences exceed expectations and are rewarding and fulfilling.  She also manages the long term care insurance programs that are serving our clients, and assists with billing and payroll.   She started her career with Home Instead as a Professional CAREGiver in 2012.

sarah.brantley@homeinstead.com​​


Laura Kneeskern - Home Care Consultant

Laura Kneeskern - Home Care Consultant

Laura works closely with hospitals, physician groups, care communities, rehab centers, and other care resources throughout the Denver metro area to understand their home care needs and to ensure Home Instead Senior Care is exceeding expectations as a home care partner through the range of services available. Laura joined our team in October 2014, and is active within the community developing relationships to build Home Instead's brand strength, researching and pursuing new opportunities for success strategies, and educating community leadership and advocacy groups on Home Instead resources and solutions with respect to senior care issues. Before joining Home Instead, Laura spent many years as a sales and marketing professional in the hospitality industry and also owns a software technology company with her husband. In her time away from work, she enjoys reading, cooking, hiking with her dogs, and spending family time at her kids' baseball games and dance performances.

laura.kneeskern@homeinstead.com


Allison Greene - Client Care Manager

Allison Greene - Client Care Manager

Allison creates, maintains, and manages a regular schedule of quality assurance meetings with existing clients to ensure a high quality of service and modify plans of care when needed. She works with clients and their families on various issues that may arise to ensure a resolution and has also taken on a role in meeting with potential clients and family members to discuss their needs and provide solutions in the form of a service plan.  Allison also acts as a Home Instead Senior Care representative in the community forming relationships and participating in local events.

Allison graduated from Kansas State University in 2014 with a degree in social work. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, skiing, and camping in the beautiful surroundings of the Colorado Rockies. Allison also loves getting the chance to go back home to Kansas because, there’s no place like home!

allison.greene@homeinstead.com


Libbie Miller - Client Care Manager

Libbie Miller - Client Care Manager

​Libbie is responsible for meeting with prospective clients to answer their questions and address their needs, initiate service and perform CAREGiver introductions.  She also shares responsibilities for monitoring the care plan through quality assurance visits and maintaining regular communication with clients and families.  She started her career as a Professional CAREGiver in 2009, and has served in many roles including On Call Supervisor, Scheduling Assistant, and Quality Assurance Assistant. 

libbie.miller@homeinstead.com​​


Jill Lorentz - Alzheimer’s Trainer

Jill Lorentz - Alzheimer’s Trainer

Jill works closely with members of our staff, our CAREGivers, care communities, and other care resources throughout the Denver metro area with respect to Home Instead's training and family support programs, with an emphasis on Alzheimer's and other dementia care.  Jill regularly provides resources and important information to Denver families with respect to senior care issues.  Jill joined our team in November 2015.  Jill's expertise in Alzheimer's and other dementia care will only further enhance our already world-class training so that families can be even more confident that their loved ones are receiving quality care.   

jill.lorentz@homeinstead.com


Mary Stewart - Office Manager

Mary Stewart - Office Manager

​Mary manages the front end of office operations.  She manages file containment and retention for staff and clients, and ensures product and services are in place for efficient office functioning.  She also serves as backup to the recruiting initiatives of our office. She started her career with Home Instead as a Professional CAREGiver in 2008.

mary.stewart@homeinstead.com​​


Vickie Sutton - Training Coordinator

Vickie Sutton - Training Coordinator

Vickie conducts our new CAREGiver Orientation and Training Programs as well as our Hospice Training Program.  In addition to her training responsibilities, Vickie also represents us as an active CAREGiver and is passionate about providing dedicated and superior care to our seniors since 2011!  She refers to her clients as her “sweetheart seniors” and she ensures that our trainees are knowledgeable and prepared when it comes to caring for clients in their homes.  Vickie enjoys her grandchildren, gardening, and making candies and other goodies.  

vickie.sutton@homeinstead.com


Jenna Hoffman- Recruitment & Engagement Coordinator

Jenna Hoffman- Recruitment & Engagement Coordinator

​Jenna is responsible for the recruiting,  screening, hiring, and engagement of our staff of CAREGivers in order to provide the highest quality service to clients. She has a background that includes 9 years of caregiving, 2 years as a case manager, and 2 years as an office manager for a home health agency.  She also has served in the capacity of medication administration instructor for caregivers under the Wyoming Department of Health.  Jenna has a Bachelor's Degree in Health and Human Services and an Associate's Degree in Human Services Management.  Jenna is a Colorado native, born right here in Wheat Ridge!   In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, dog, and providing care to her grandparents.

jennifer.hoffman@homeinstead.com


Kassi Hambric- Scheduling Coordinator

Kassi Hambric- Scheduling Coordinator

Kassi handles the creation and coordination of client schedules under the Scheduling Manager.  Kassi has worked in the healthcare industry most of her adult life.  Her past professional experience includes positions as a home health aide, a CNA, a medical assistant, an Alzheimer’s house manager, as well as a scheduler for an urgent care company.  Kassi graduated 2016 with honors with a degree in Healthcare Administration.  She is married with four children and a granddaughter.  When not working or enjoying her family, Kassi enjoys exploring new recipes, home improvement projects, watching movies, taking pictures, and Zumba!! 


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