Sacramento and Surrounding Counties (Change Location)

Meet Our Team

We believe every family in the area deserves tailor made in-home senior care with a compassionate touch. That's why we established Home Instead® of Sacramento, CA.

Home Instead Caregiver helps senior woman unload groceries from vehicle

Home Instead Owner Buck Shaw: Our "Why"

Buck Shaw discusses his journey to the home care industry through the baptism by fire of caring for his own father for over a decade. His message to others: be willing to get help and allow others to help you. You do not need to face these challenges alone!

About Us
Meet Our Team
Buck Shaw,  Franchise Owner

Buck Shaw, Franchise Owner

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, 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) 796-0538, 24 hours a day 365 days a year. We are always on call for you in Sacramento, CA!

Tonya 2023

Tonya Shaw, Owner

Lori 2022

Lori French, Community Care Coordinator

Lori is a Community Care Coordinator here at Home Instead. She joined the Home Instead team in 2007 as a Caregiver. After a year of being a Caregiver, Lori took advantage of Home Instead’s career path and joined the Home Instead office team and has been here since. By taking care of her father-in-law and working full time, she knows the hardships, and joys of taking care of a loved one. She loves what Home Instead provides to our seniors in our communities and lives by the Home Instead motto “Enhancing every life possible by providing extraordinary care.” In her spare time, she enjoys nature, camping, sailing, family and people.

Jenn 2022

Jenn Silagi, Director of Community Care

Jenn is our Director of Community Care. She has been with Home Instead since 2017 and has filled various roles in that time. Jenn began her career as a Family Liaison with a pediatric medical daycare. After watching her father struggle with the stress of taking care of his aging parents, she made the decision to work with Seniors and their families to help them have the time to enjoy each other and make the most of the final years. When she is not working, she enjoys hiking, reading, spending time with her family, and snuggling her dogs.

Proudly Serving Aging Adults & Their Families

Our Promise

As a locally owned business, our team offers friendly, responsive service right in your neighborhood. Families love our team because we:
  • Do what we say we’re going to do – each and every time
  • Solve care problems using compassionate, person-centered solutions
  • Engage in thoughtful relationships with the families we serve
  • Give back to our community

Our Team

Your Home Instead team in Sacramento, CA possesses a heartfelt desire to work with older adults in the community. It is our ultimate goal to forge extraordinary relationships between our clients and their Care Professionals.

When you're ready for help, our caring staff is on call to quickly answer your questions and accommodate your home care services needs.

Home Instead Caregiver wearing mask reading newspaper with senior man at home


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