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​​​​​​​Home Instead Senior Care Team​​

At Your Service 24/7 in Vancouver, BC

The need for in-home senior care services doesn't always arise between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on a weekday. That's why our team stands ready to serve you any day of the week, at any hour of the day or night. You can always reach us by phone at (604) 428-9977 to get help setting up home care for a family member.

We have come together as a group of dedicated professionals to deliver a home care solution that meets your needs. We employ trained, screened and bonded CAREGiversSMto serve your family's senior loved one with compassion and devotion.

Your senior care team at Home Instead Senior Care is passionate about quality care for your family members. Get to know some of the warm, deeply caring team members who work behind the scenes to help organize, train and manage the world-class care we are known for:
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Kim Lepp - Owner

Kim Lepp - Owner

​Kim has owned her own business for over 30 years. She has always had a strong passion for seniors which has led her to working towards her Masters in Gerontology. Home Instead has allowed her to carry that passion for seniors by demanding that every senior who is touch by Home Instead feels valued and connected to others. Kim loves to spend time with her family and to travel with her husband of 41 years.


Vlad Navarro

Vlad Navarro

Vlad is in charge of finding the perfect caregiver for every single client. He became a Medical Doctor in 2008 and worked in many rural underprivileged communities in Mexico providing medical care. In 2011, Vlad started to teach science and became very passionate about helping people to improve their lifestyles. Outside of work, he enjoys watching TV shows, outdoor activities and spending time with his family.


Joan Parise

Joan Parise

Joan is responsible for hiring and management of our CAREGiver staff. She is passionate about finding and retaining the highest quality and most compassionate people available. She loves to teach and coordinates trainings, educational and other activities to promote our CAREGivers success and happiness. She brings over 30 years of experience working in the US healthcare system as an RN, Nurse Practitioner and other medical specialties.


Rosalia Butz

Rosalia Butz

Rosalia brings a compassionate, client-centered approach to her role as Client Care Manager for Home Instead. Prior to her move to BC 6 years ago, Rosalia was a Registered Nurse in Ontario. In that role, she specialized in pediatric nursing at McMaster Children's Hospital over her 25 year career. Rosalia is known as a friend to many, mother of three grown sons, tolerant spouse and all-round kind, considerate person.


Stacey Gruenwald

Stacey Gruenwald

Having worked in the private sector for multiple years, Stacey has experience in servicing many industries in her professional capacity. Educated through the CMA program for three years, she recently received her Certificate as a Professional Bookkeeper. Stacey is passionate in whatever she sets out to accomplish. Stacey has been with Home Instead since inception.


Sally Sumulong

Sally Sumulong

Sally is our On-Call Coordinator who is available to respond around the clock when emergency situations arise. A mother of six, she cares deeply about seniors and their needs and loves to be there to help.


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