Kathy, Senior Companion

Kathy has devoted the last 30+ years caring for a variety of patients in the geriatric population and has experience with Alzheimer’s and dementia. She enjoys how rewarding it feels to brighten someone’s day. In the past, Kathy has held certificates as CMA, CNA and CHHA. She also has a love for animals in need.

Deborah, Senior Companion

Deborah has worked for the elderly for several years and thoroughly enjoys the experience. She likes how rewarding it is to make a positive difference in someone’s life.

Kirk, Senior Companion

Kirk has worked in the banking business since 1980. He was in residential mortgage banking since 1987. Kirk is #6 of 7 boys in his family and has been married to his wife, Mary Ann for 30+ years. He has extensive experience caring for loved ones with Parkinson’s Disease and dementia, including sun downing. He has…

Bridget, Senior Companion

Bridget has a teaching degree and has worked for the state for people with disabilities for 10+ years. She is also first aid and CPR certified. She has cared for her in-laws whom are both blind and suffer from memory loss. Bridget has two children and loves animals.

Rosalee, Senior Companion

Rosalee has worked for Senior Home Care Solutions for 4+ years. She has over 25 years experience in healthcare and education. Her goals for her clients are to provide safety, companionship, comfort and independence. She understands that seniors have lived lifetimes rich with meaningful and valuable experiences. As an LPN, she believes in being pro-active…

Michelle, Senior Companion

Michelle’s first experience with Alzheimer’s was with her father. “It is a heartbreaking disease,” says Michelle. “I learned to be patient, understanding and not to argue.” Michelle volunteered Syracuse Home for about a year. Michelle has a bachelor’s degree from Kean University in New Jersey. She lives in Baldwinsville with her husband and Chinese Crested…

Karen, Senior Companion

Karen has worked in the banking industry in the areas of customer service, training, trust services and management for over 25 years. She has spent 8 years as a dental receptionist working in offices in Syracuse, Richmond KY and Queensbury, NY. Karen has been married for 40+ years and her and her husband have raised…

Pat, Senior Companion

Pat is a native of New Jersey and lived outside of Boston, MA where she taught school. After her husband was relocated to the Syracuse area, she returned to part time work in parks and recreation for the Syracuse City Parks and Rec Dept where she developed all the cultural activities for city parks including…

Eileen, Senior Companion

Eileen taught fifth grade in the Syracuse Diocese School system for 10 years. She graduated an an RN from St. Joseph’s School of Nursing and retired after 17 years as a nurse in dialysis services, working with a great number of elderly patients during this time. Eileen enjoys spending time with her family including her…

Pat, Senior Companion

Pat grew up in Penn Yann, NY in the heart of the finger lakes. She became obsessed with its beauty which caused her love for photography. She has been a professional photographer for 30+ years covering weddings, portraits, events and sporting events. Pat is the photographer for the International Boxing Hall of Fame and has…

Judy, Senior Companion

Judy worked many years as a veterinary technician then decided to work with people in the medical field. She became a certified medical assistant and ended up working for an ophthalmologist, where most of the patients were elderly. This is where she found her passion for working with the elderly. Judy is married and has…

Theresa, Senior Companion

Theresa has been a married, stay at home mom for 17 years and has home schooled her daughter for 9 years. She is a graduate from Central Square and has four children and eight grandchildren. As if that doesn’t keep her busy enough, she has three horses, a dog and two cats. Theresa enjoys watching…