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…

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…

Jill, Senior Companion

Jill grew up in Central Square and graduated with a degree in cabinet making and Environmental studies at SUNY Morrisville. She lived in Alaska for eleven years building eco-friendly cabins. In her free time, Jill enjoys snowboarding, swimming and hiking with her dog, Gracie.

Sharon, Senior Companion

Sharon worked 17 as travel agent where she was able to travel to beautiful cities, islands and countries. She also volunteered for the CNY Cat Coalition helping to rescue cats and kittens in hopes they would soon be adopted by a loving family.

Kermita, Senior Companion

Kermita has been working with the elderly and with people with special needs for many years. She has two adult children and a dog named Nick. She loves motorcycle riding, snowmen and bears.

Mary, Senior Companion

Mary has been med certified, first aid trained, CPR trained and worked physical therapy in a group home with mentally challenged adults. In her free time, Mary loves to read and crochet. She has two cats at home.