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Home Care Benefit 

Personalized in-home care can help people age in place safely with dignity and independence. We provide our person-centered “home care” no matter where “home” is. From the family home to senior communities to rehab facilities and beyond, we are able to bring the care aging loved ones need to wherever they call home.
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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

David Rigg - Franchise Owner

David Rigg, Franchise Owner

David opened Home Instead Senior Care in Gainesville, GA, in 2007. He graduated from the University of Memphis in 1995 with a BBA Degree in Marketing. Prior to owning the Home Instead in Gainesville, GA, he worked in pharmaceutical and commercial insurance sales. David has always had a fondness and strong connection to seniors. He loves being able to provide a rewarding service to enable seniors to comfortably age in place at home and feels very blessed to have such a caring and compassionate team of caregivers and office staff. David is married to his wife, Deidra, and they are very proud parents of two boys and one girl. David loves spending time with his family in his spare time. He also enjoys playing golf and tennis, and loves watching his Pittsburgh Steelers, Chicago Cubs and Memphis Tigers.

Julia Loughran - Vice President, CAREGiver Relations

Julia Loughran, CAREGiver Relations

Julia joined Home Instead Senior Care in 2015 as the CAREGiver Relations Manager after staying home to raise her 3 children. She previously worked as a recruiter and also in a human resource role for a staffing agency in Atlanta. Julia has a BBA in Management and General Business from the University of Louisiana - Monroe. Because of her heart for the elderly and a passion for meeting new people, Julia feels her position with the Home Instead Senior Care team is a perfect fit. She enjoys reading, gardening, and spending quality time with her family and friends.

Melinda Nourse, RN - Vice President, Client Care

Melinda Nourse, RN, Client Care

Melinda joined Home Instead Senior care in April of 2017 as our Client Care Manager. She has been a Registered Nurse since 1991 after graduating from Midlands Technical College and then completing a BA degree in nursing in 1995 from USC. She has worked as a Home Health nurse in a skilled role and nonskilled role from 1998 to present. She loves caring for people in the home setting, especially assisting the elderly and helping them age in place. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends and loves to travel.

Amber Bailey - Staffing Manager

Amber Bailey, Staffing Manager

Amber joined the Home Instead Family initially as a CAREGiver and then came to work in the office to help with scheduling and other office duties. She had years of experience previously as a caregiver before coming to Home Instead and loved being able to help people remain independent and stay in their homes. She is a born and raised Georgia girl who has 2 sets of twins to keep her busy in her off time. She just bought a house in the country and would like to be able to raise animals. She loves goats and rabbits, and hopes to have a miniature pig at some point. On the weekends, you will find her at the auction barn, hoping to find a frizzle chicken or two to add to her eclectic mix of animals.

Our Team

Your Home Instead team in Gainesville, GA 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 CAREGivers.

When you or an elderly loved one is ready for help, our caring staff is on call to quickly answer your questions and accommodate your senior services needs.

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


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