Winnebago, Boone & Stephenson 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 Rockford, IL.

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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
About Us
Meet Our Team
Dayna 2023

Dayna - Office/HR Manager

Dayna comes to Home Instead with a breadth of experience focused on serving people with a passion for cultivating client, community, and professional relationships!  She is most excited to join a team whose mission, to make a positive impact on the greatest number of lives they can touch, so genuinely matches her personal and professional goals!


Dayna loves sharing her life with her husband, sons, dogs and cat!  She enjoys traveling, football and Formula One racing. 

Beth 2023

Beth - Service Coordinator

Beth is the Service Coordinator for our Rockford team. She comes to Home Instead with over 10 yeas of experience focused on providing direct care for a variety of individuals as well as coordinating care giving teams to provide continuous top-notch care. She loves her Home Instead job where she gets the chance to work with like-minded people who strive to make a positive impact on the lives of our clients and employees. She has found her home at Home Instead.

When Beth is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family, especially her husband and their growing family. She enjoys golfing, fantasy sports, and any other activity to keep her active! 

Katie 2023

Katie - Client Care Coordinator

Katie is the Client Care Coordinator with Home Instead. She has a Bachelor's degree in Health Care Management and finds working with seniors in the community to be especially fulfilling. Outside of work, Katie can be found camping, hiking, kayaking and traveling with her husband and daughter. 


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Nancy - On Call Supervisor

Nancy has been with Home Instead over ten years and has serviced our seniors in every capacity. From starting as a caregiver for years to eventually joining the administrative team in a remote capacity, Nancy knows everything there is to know about Home Instead and the Home Care industry. If there is ever a call made after normal business hours there is a good chance you'll get to meet Nancy!

Jennifer Gray 2023

Jennifer - On Call Coordinator

Jennifer is our On Call Coordinator for both our Rockford and Crystal Lake offices. She believes that she is a wonder woman who can do all things. Jennifer loves sports, spending time with her family and eating! She is excited to be part of the team.

Sara 2023

Sara - General Manager

Sara is the General Manager for both our Rockford and Crystal Lake locations. She has a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Boston University in Boston, Massachusetts.

As the General Manager, Sara is responsible for the overall operations of Home Instead and it's team members. Sara is most passionate about finding new CAREGivers with big hearts, compassion and respect for our senior population. CAREGivers are essential to Home Instead and help our seniors maintain an independent lifestyle while living in their homes.

Sara is extremely excited to be part of the Home Instead Family!
Dan Woodka 2023

Dan - Owner

Since our business was formed in 2010, we've set out to live the mission of “making a positive impact on the greatest number of lives we can touch." Home Instead exemplifies that mission with the hundreds of employees and clients we serve daily throughout Illinois. It is my expectation that our business strives to get better every single day and we are continually improving upon the experience our employees, clients, and their families encounter by being part of Home Instead. I also encourage anyone to engage with our team members regarding your experience with Home Instead as each one of them is dedicated to exceeding your expectations and following through with Rapid Responsiveness if those expectations are not met. Thank you for your interest in Home Instead and giving us an opportunity to make a positive impact on your life.



Our Team

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

When you are ready for help, our caring staff is on call to quickly answer your questions and accommodate your senior services needs.

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