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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 Shelburne, VT.

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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 Home Care Team

Tim & Ann LaBeau - Owners

Tim & Ann LaBeau, Owners

Timothy R LaBeau grew up in Watertown, NY. He attended Cornell University, graduating with a degree in Economics and Management. He is married to his wife Ann (Nancy) LaBeau, and has 7 children, Kristin, Katherine, Elizabeth, Timothy, Ann, Allison, and Natalie, and one Grandchild – Adelaide. He worked in retail and wholesale food and drug, attaining the positions of President and CEO of Aldi, President and CEO of American Sales, a division of Ahold, and EVP and Chief Merchant at Duane Reade in NYC.

His dream was to own and run his own business which brings him to Home Instead and Vermont. He enjoys participating in all sports.

Diane Gagnon - Client Care Coordinator

Diane Gagnon, Client Care Coordinator

Diane has worked for Home Instead Senior Care as a Client Care Coordinator since December 2005. Diane focuses on building relationships with clients and families to best support their needs and maintain service satisfaction. Her on going communication with clients, caregivers and families helps to evaluate and develop the best care and approach possible. Diane has strong working relationships with local resources and providers as she has lived in the service area since 1982. Diane has a varied background of nursing in hospitals, clinics and outpatient settings and also owned her own café for 13 years. She enjoys cooking, gardening, hiking and traveling with family and friends along with Myrna, her yellow lab.

Laurie Danforth - Operations Administrator

Laurie Danforth, Operations Administrator

Laurie joined in July of 2016. Laurie has taken on many roles. She is responsible for Accounts Receivable, Payroll, Scheduling, IT, Insurance claims, Voucher Program and is a Client Coordinator. Laurie has training in personal and dementia care and has several years of CAREGiving experience. She joined Home Instead for the rewarding experience of working with the Senior community and their families. Laurie came to Home Instead with 30+ years of management experience within the Travel industry. She thrives on giving and helping others. She is involved with her local church and community and has coordinated the Be A Santa To A Senior program. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Rachel Charette - BSN, RN

Rachel Charette, BSN, RN

Rachel lives in St Albans. Rachel joins our team as a Registered Nurse who will be a Client Care Coordinator/Community Outreach Educator/ Staff Educator She will offer valuable training to CAREGivers each month and be part of the client care team. Rachel will offer training in the area of personal care, Alzheimer’s Care, Hospice/Palliative Care, and more. As a high school and college student Rachel became a Certified Nurse Assistant providing home care. Later she worked as a RN in hospitals with many senior clients on the Medical- Surgical units. She also spent over a year caring for patients at a Nursing Home. Additionally, Rachel spent 12 years serving in an Army Medical Field Hospital. She recently moved to Vermont with her husband after living in Maine for many years. Rachel enjoys spending time with family, hiking, skiing, skating, reading and spoiling 2 pet cats.

Sabrina Milano - Recruitment & Engagement Coordinator

Sabrina Milano, Recruitment & Engagement Coordinator

Sabrina Milano is a Human Resources professional with a decade of experience with both United States and Canadian based companies. Recently, she moved to Vermont from New Hampshire, though she would call Seattle, Washington her home as she resided there for nearly 20 years. A sports enthusiast, she is a fan of the Seattle Seahawks and moving to the east coast encouraged her love of hockey (Go Habs Go). Currently Sabrina is volunteering for the National Guard, through the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) and is learning French. She regularly attends Vermont Human Resource Associate meetings to continue her education in Human Resources. She's been an active member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) since 2011. She is studying for her credentials to become a SHRM-Senior Certified Professional. During her spare time, she enjoys bowling, biking, traveling and taking photos of the mountainous views. We are glad to have her as part of our Shelburne, VT team as the Recruitment and Engagement Coordinator.

Wayne Crandall – Staff Coordinator & Trainer

Wayne Crandall, Staff Coordinator & Trainer

Wayne joined in April of 2018. He is a full-time Staff Coordinator in Scheduling and trains our CAREGivers. He is an experienced trainer, scheduler, CAREGiver, and medication technician. Wayne has worked in assisted living facilities as well as an in-home CAREGiver. Wayne is a Certified Dementia Practitioner through the NCCDP. He specializes in training and assisting staff in dementia care by providing the necessary tools to engage positive interactions with people living with dementia. He is dedicated to ensuring each person receives the best care by closely matching caregivers to clients. He is enthusiastic and sees challenges as an opportunity.

Colleen Leary - Receptionist/Office Administrator

Colleen Leary, Receptionist/Office Administrator

Colleen comes to Home Instead Senior Care after 10+ years in the office at Age Well (previously known as Champlain Valley Agency on Aging). She has extensive phone and customer service experience helping seniors, families, and caregivers. Colleen also cared for her Mother for 9 years. She lives with her family in Winooski.

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Ann Byron, Client Care Coordinator

Ann grew up in New York and went to school in Buffalo where I earned my associates in Sociology. I am from Plymouth Massachusetts where I have been a case manager for individuals with disabilities for the past 10 yrs.  I am a mother of three grown children and as proud as I am to watch them move onto their new adventures, I found myself wanting to do the same. I moved to the great state of Vermont this past year.   I am so grateful to have the opportunity to work with this wonderful team at Home Instead!  They have shown support, kindness, and patience to me as they have to all the people we support.  I hope my knowledge of client management, advocacy, and compassion will complement this group here in Shelburne. I have a small dog, ”Charlie” who loves to go with me whenever he can.  I love painting, cooking, running and of course hiking.

Our Team

Your Home Instead team in Shelburne, VT 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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