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

At Your Service 24/7 in Rome, GA

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 (706) 290-1367 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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Ken Stavas - Owner

Ken Stavas - Owner

Ken has been the owner of Home Instead Senior Care since 1996 servicing over 3,300 clients.  With a Master’s Degree in Psychology, he knows how important it is for seniors and their families to have a reliable and trusted resource of affordable home care. Ken has placed particular attention on becoming a trusted provider of comprehensive non-medical home health care for seniors.  Throughout his years of service to the seniors, Home Instead Senior Care has received numerous awards such as Cobb Small Business Award, Best Practices Award, Business to Business, and One to Watch Award.

Ken has been the owner of Home Instead Senior Care since 1996 servicing over 3,300 clients.  With a Master’s Degree in Psychology, he knows how important it is for seniors and their families to have a reliable and trusted resource of affordable home care. Ken has placed particular attention on becoming a trusted provider of comprehensive non-medical home health care for seniors.  Throughout his years of service to the seniors, Home Instead Senior Care has received numerous awards such as Cobb Small Business Award, Best Practices Award, Business to Business, and One to Watch Award.

Janice Sloan - General Manager

Janice Sloan - General Manager

Janice came to Home Instead with a well-rounded background, having many years of experience in management, marketing, and customer relations.   For 19 years, she worked with ClubCorp, a company that owns upscale, private city and country clubs.  In 2012, she transitioned into the senior care industry focusing on home care and senior living communities. 

As General Manager, she is responsible for the day-to-day management of the business.  Her goal is three-fold:  hire happy, dependable employees who have a heart for helping others;  provide outstanding care to every Home Instead client; and grow the business in a fiscally responsible way. 

Janice grew up in Chattanooga, Tennessee.  She resides with her husband and two sons in the BridgeMill community of Canton.    



Elizabeth Huff - Home Care Consultant

Elizabeth Huff - Home Care Consultant

Elizabeth joined Home Instead in 2017 and has been instrumental in finding qualified candidates. She demonstrates a good understanding of people and has created a strategic recruiting program to reach candidates who genuinely care about servicing our senior community.  She strives to hire the best talent to ensure the needs of our clients are being met as well as providing families with a piece of mind. Add to that an amazing work ethic and excellent customer service skills, she has been a key member for our recruiting team.

Before finishing High School, she cared for mentally handicap adults in an assisted living environment. She has personal experience by caring for her grandmother who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's. This is where she found her passion in helping those who may not be able to help themselves. We look forward to see the passion flourish, as she continues her journey with Home Instead.



Judy Scarborough - Office Coordinator

Judy Scarborough - Office Coordinator

​Judy Scarborough came to Home Instead in 2004 as a Caregiver and quickly advanced to working in the office, where she has worn a variety of hats over the years. As the current Office Coordinator, she assists the nurses with scheduling home consultations, handles in-house and external recruitment efforts, oversees all client paperwork and filing, processes background checks and onboarding of new Caregiver hires , instructs orientation and continuing education courses for the Rome office, and is the Assistant to the General Manager. Caring for her mother with Alzheimer's for over a decade, Judy personally understands the needs of our clients and their loved ones and is devoted to providing exceptional senior care to every individual.


Christine Howell - Training Coordinator

Christine Howell - Training Coordinator

Christine started as a caregiver with Home Instead in 2015, in a few short months she was invited to a CAREGiver appreciation breakfast where she met the office staff and was recruited for her talents in training and management. Christine brings with her 17 years of Retail and Office management with a Certificate in Medical Coding and she is currently a licensed CNA. Christine’s ability to manage stress while maintaining high standards and keeping an infectious fun spirt makes her a value to our dynamic staff.


Amanda Addy - Service Manager

Amanda Addy - Service Manager

Amanda started with Home Instead in 2015 as a caregiver, she brought with her over 3 years’ of compassionate caregiving experience. Within months of starting with our company she was presented the opportunity to work with our scheduling team part time. She has proven to be a valuable part of our scheduling team with her attention to detail. Which lead to her becoming full time with the scheduling team in 2016. She continues to help our company grow with her eagerness to assist our clients with their needs.


Kimberly Manroe, R.N. - Client Care Coordinator

Kimberly Manroe, R.N. - Client Care Coordinator

Kimberly joined the Home Instead Senior Care Team in February 2016, bringing her knowledge and experience in working with seniors in a variety of settings.  Her nursing career began at age eighteen, working in public and private nursing homes as a CNA.  Kimberly worked with seniors throughout her college years and graduated with honors receiving her BSN from the Oregon Health & Science University located in Portland, Oregon.  Upon graduation, she moved to Honolulu, Hawaii and worked in the hospital and clinic setting as a Registered Nurse.  Kimberly is married with two adult daughters, is a member of her local DAR Chapter and enjoys playing competitive tennis. Kimberly currently serves as a Patient Care Coordinator providing training for newly hired caregivers and performs client assessments for Home Instead Senior Care.


Laurie Dunn - On Call Coordinator

Laurie Dunn - On Call Coordinator

Laurie came to our company in June, 2016. She came to us with 14 years of caregiving experience. Care giving has been her passion since childhood. She has helped with family, worked at Assisted living facility, Home care agency, as well as had private duty clients. She has now taken on a different role in this field by becoming part of our scheduling team. She will listen compassionately to the clients as well as the care givers for their needs.


Laura Boatner, RN - Client Care Coordinator

Laura Boatner, RN - Client Care Coordinator

​​A self-employed medical transcriptionist for fifteen years, Laura decided to use her knowledge with a job in caregiving.  She graduated top of her class at Kennesaw State University with her BSN in 2002.  In 2008, she began caring for her own mother.  Because she had such a positive experience using Home Instead services at that time, she was delighted to begin working for us.  She draws from that experience as her source of empathy, understanding what a stressful endeavor it is to care for a disabled parent.  She has served as a volunteer for Wellstar Hospice, and she's served the homeless at MUST Ministries in Marietta.  She and her husband have two grown children, and they recently welcomed into the world their very first grandchild.


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