Karen and Greg opened Saskatoon's Home Instead Senior Care office in 2008. Greg (M.Div., M.Ed.) brings his 12 years of experience serving families in churches and Karen (M. Ed.) employs expertise through her previous work as a counselling psychologist. Helping families comes naturally to us. Click here to learn more about booking Greg as a speaker!
Helen serves as a Client Service Coordinator. She
came to Home Instead Senior Care following personal experience with her
aging mother. Having juggled work, family and an intensive
rehabilitation routine with her mother, she decided to find a way to
become part of the solution for other Saskatoon families. Joining Home
Instead's team to help provide a trusted resource for families is a
Brenda Gillespie serves
as our Recruitment and Training Coordinator. Brenda joined our team in
fall of 2011 following a long career in the food industry and personal
experience caregiving in her own family. Caring for our caregivers is
Brenda’s goal. She selects the ‘gems’ who provide care in our senior’s
homes every day and inspires their learning through training classes and
professional development initiatives.
Marina Kohle joined our office staff in January of 2013. Marina
provides administrative assistance and moves ahead a variety of
projects. Marina brings to Home Instead a degree in education and a
variety of employment experiences involving teaching, leading and
administrating. Care for her own parents is what fuels Marina’s
dedication to our Mission of helping seniors remain in their own homes
with dignity and respect.
Hennie join Home Instead in 2017,
following a long career managing in retail. When she heard the Home
Instead radio CAREGiver ad, she called right away, knowing this was exactly the
kind of retirement job that would be fulfilling for her. Hennie is not
retiring anytime soon, as she also offers support and assistance to weekend CAREGivers
and clients as our Weekend On Call Coordinator.
loves her care givers. They take her to an hair appointment every week
and to nail appointments too. They have become friends. I really
appreciate their kind and generous way of helping mom."
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