Highlighted Home Care Companions Working to Improve the Lives of Seniors in Fairfield, Brookfield, CT, and the Surrounding Area
Visiting Angels of Fairfield Emphasizes the Home Care Companions Who Have Gone Above and Beyond for Our Clients in Fairfield, Brookfield, Trumbull, Greater Danbury, and Nearby Cities
At Visiting Angels of Fairfield, we owe our success to our wonderful caregivers. Every month we highlight our home care companions who have transcended their duties to provide exceptional care to our clients in Fairfield, Trumbull, Westport, and the surrounding area. Please read about our recognized team members below!
Andrea Provides Compassionate Care | Our February 2023 Angel in the Spotlight!
Andrea joined the Visiting Angels team as a caregiver in 2022. Since then, she has demonstrated all the qualities that make a great Visiting Angels caregiver. Her favorite part about being a caregiver is knowing that she makes a difference in the lives of her clients. When it comes to working with the aging population, Andrea's philosophy is to ensure that they maintain their dignity and independence to the best of their ability. Outside of work, Andrea enjoys sleeping, meditating, cleaning, and decorating her house. Andrea feels that working with seniors for so many years has helped her to be compassionate and empathetic. She also enjoys hearing the wisdom that seniors have to pass on to the younger generations. Thank you, Andrea, for your passion and dedication to seniors. Visiting Angels is proud to have you as a member of our team!
Sherry Delivers Excellent Care | Our January 2023 Angel in the Spotlight!
Sherry is one of our wonderful Visiting Angels caregivers and is a licensed CNA. She worked with one of our clients for over a year and made a positive impact working with her daily until she began hospice care. She was so supportive throughout the transition, and her client knew that she was there for her. The client’s family was at ease knowing that Sherry provided such attentive care to their loved one. Sherry was a great support to both the client and everyone in her family. Sherry always goes above & beyond routine caregiver duties. She wants her clients to maintain their independence in the safest way possible so that they can remain in their homes. The office staff appreciates everything Sherry does, and we feel that she is a very special angel. We are so happy that she is a member of our Visiting Angels team!
Tammy Parker Provides Quality Care | Our October 2022 Angel in the Spotlight!
Tammy Parker started working as a Personal Care Assistant with Visiting Angels in 2021. In addition to owning her hair salon, Tammy has a passion for working with the elderly. Being a Visiting Angels Caregiver is the perfect fit for her because it allows her the flexibility to pursue both her passions. Tammy is very outgoing, pleasant, and professional when working with her clients and when communicating with the office staff. She is always eager to work and takes emergency shifts when needed. Clients consistently give positive feedback about Tammy's performance. She is willing to learn and take on any challenge. Tammy has exhibited all the qualities of being a great caregiver and represents what it means to be a Visiting Angel. She has proven herself to be reliable, knowledgeable, and very caring toward her clients. Both the Visiting Angels office staff and the clients Tammy works with feel lucky to have her as one of their Angels.
Mary Ellen Delivers Excellent Care | Our September 2022 Angel in the Spotlight!
Mary Ellen has been one of our Angels for the past year and a half. She was a dental hygienist prior to becoming a caregiver with Visiting Angels. This has always allowed Mary Ellen to be in a position to help make her clients/patients feel better. Mary Ellen is a kind person who is good at working with people. She will go above and beyond to make a positive impact on her clients' lives. She always greets her clients with a warm smile and a wonderful attitude. Her top priority is ensuring that her clients can live independently and comfortably in their own homes. Mary Ellen's clients and their families really love her and appreciate her dedication and patience.
We thank you, Mary Ellen, for being a true angel!
Wanda Provides Excellent Care | Our July 2022 Angel in the Spotlight!
Wanda has been one of our excellent personal care aides for the last nine years. She has a great personality and always has a smile on her face. Her clients and their families appreciate it when she works with them.
Wanda goes above and beyond her job description, from holiday decorating to picking up last-minute shifts. She is a true angel. Thank you, Wanda! We appreciate you and are proud to have you as an Angel in the Spotlight.
Irene Imparts Quality Care | Our June 2022 Angel in the Spotlight!
Irene Baptiste is one of Visiting Angels' most devoted caregivers. We’ve had the pleasure of having Irene as a caregiver for over five years! Not only is she a licensed CNA with an extensive career, but she brings warmth to her clients, which is much appreciated. Her time is mainly spent working at a rehabilitation center, and she is known for her reliability, knowledge, and compassion.
It is a blessing to have someone like Irene as an employee who is dependable and keeps everyone informed of her client’s needs or any issues that might arise. She possesses a solid work ethic. If we have a challenging case, Irene is the caregiver we call! As a caregiver, Irene takes pride in her work and goes above and beyond to help, even with short notice.
Visiting Angels is fortunate to have Irene as one of our caregivers; we know her clients feel the same. Thank you, Irene, for all you do and for being one of our most Valued Caregivers!
Suzette Provides Excellent Care | Our May 2022 Angel in the Spotlight!
Suzette has been one of our valued live-in caregivers for the past 11 years. She has always gone above and beyond, caring for her clients. She not only brings a smile to her clients’ faces but provides the care they need to help them feel safe in their home environment. She works well with her clients’ families and always goes the extra mile. In her free time, she enjoys crocheting handmade gifts such as tablecloths, doilies, and table runners. Suzette often shares these beautiful and thoughtful gifts with her clients, as well as with the Visiting Angels office staff.
Suzette has been working with the same client for the past year. The client is so happy with the care that Suzette provides, and they wouldn’t trade her for anyone else. Suzette is an Angel, and we have the privilege of calling her “Our Angel.” Thank you, Suzette, for being so kind and taking awesome care of clients, past and present. You are one of our Rock Stars!
Margaret Provides Quality Care | Our April 2022 Angel in the Spotlight!
Margaret Nelson has been working with Visiting Angels since April 2019 as a Home Health Aide. The understanding, caring and compassionate nature she possesses is what makes her one of our best caregivers. Throughout her years with Visiting Angels, Margaret has demonstrated a positive attitude and eagerness to learn and grow as a caregiver. Since she started with Visiting Angels, Margaret has been working as a live-in caregiver with the same client. She is tremendously devoted to her client and has remained so during the pandemic. She has developed a special relationship not only with her client but also with the client's family.
Margaret exhibits all the qualities that Visiting Angels values in their caregivers, such as reliability, a strong work ethic, and empathy towards her client. Margaret is truly a special person who is valued by both the Visiting Angels office staff and her client.
George Provides Empathetic Care | Our March 2022 Angel in the Spotlight!
George has been an hourly and live-in caregiver with us for almost seven years. He is presently doing a live-in case for us and has always gone above & beyond in taking care of individuals so that they can be as independent as possible while living in their own homes. George always has a “can do, very laid-back attitude” so that his clients feel comfortable with his caring for them. We are very lucky to have George as one of our “Angels”. He not only can pick up hourly cases but will do long-term live-in cases as well. He is also a driver, which is a rare find.
Darna Provides Compassionate Care | Our February 2022 Angel in the Spotlight!
Darna is a devoted caregiver that has been working with Visiting Angels since August 2021 as a Home Health Aide. When Darna began working for Visiting Angels Fairfield, her availability was restricted, but within several months she became a full-time staff member. Darna is very reliable and knowledgeable. She takes great pride in caring for all her clients. The families of Darna's clients rave about her level of expertise and warm personality. In addition, Darna is very efficient and always communicates any concerns to the Client Service Coordinators at the office. As a caregiver, Darna goes above and beyond to help our clients, even with short notice. The clients and families whose lives Darna has touched, as well as the Visiting Angels team, feel very lucky to have her as one of our Angels.
Jasenka Provides Essential Care | Our January 2022 Angel in the Spotlight!
Jasenka “Ashley” Lauer has been a caregiver with the Brookfield Visiting Angels office for approx. 8 years. She has done hourly personal care, and short-term live-in services and provided many hours of companionship to many clients. Her sensitivity, smile, and sense of “doing everything you can to make a client happy” are very evident to her dozens of clients and their families. While working with these individuals she also has a high standard of providing the best services while continuing to let the clients be as independent as possible. We are very lucky to have her a part of our Team. Thanks, Jasenka (Ashley), for being one of our Angels!
Frantz Provides Quality Care | Our September 2021 Angel in the Spotlight!
Emmanuel “Frantz” Telo is a charismatic, outgoing, and passionate Christian caregiver. Frantz, his preferred name, lights up every room he walks into. He is a licensed CNA with many years of experience but offers much more to his clients than simply attending to their basic needs. Frantz nurtures a bonding relationship with his clients and often becomes ‘like family’. He is a devoted caregiver that can always be depended upon to go beyond the requirements of the job. We are thankful to have Frantz as part of the Visiting Angels team!
Lydia Offers Care with a Smile | Our June 2021 Angel in the Spotlight!
Lydia has been a live-in and hourly personal care Angel for many years. She always has a smile on her face, and this portrays her overall image to the clients and their families as happy, pleasant, and kind. Lydia always goes above and beyond while providing the best services to our clients and genuinely cares about each one of them. We are very happy that Lydia is one of our best angels. Thank you, Lydia, for being such an awesome angel. We appreciate it very much.
Jacqueline Provides Wonderful Care | Our May 2021 Angel in the Spotlight!
Jacqueline Hoogliuter-Gonzalez has been a caregiver with Visiting Angels since 2018. Jacqueline has years of experience. She is bilingual and occasionally helps our team with translation. Jacqueline is very involved in the church. She teaches bible studies and works with families within the community. Jacqueline is very reliable and caring towards her clients. Her commitment to her job during the COVID pandemic was exemplary. She followed all protocols and policies and cared for clients with COVID. Thank you, Jacqueline!
Aida Provides Excellence in Care | Our April 2021 Angel in the Spotlight!
Aida has been with Visiting Angels for three years serving as an extraordinary Certified Nurse Assistant. She works with several of our clients and their families who love working with Aida. She goes above and beyond when providing skilled CNA care, ensuring that her clients continue to live as independently as possible in their homes. Aida consistently worked throughout this challenging time of COVID-19 with a smile on her face, ensuring that her clients were provided with the services they most needed. Aida is one of our most valued angels. Thank you, Aida!
Melanie M. Offers Above and Beyond Care in June 2020
Visiting Angels of Fairfield is very grateful to have Melanie M. as one of our personal care providers! As a caregiver, she offers dignified and respectful assistance and always goes above and beyond to provide exceptional care to her clients. We often hear from her clients and their families how much they love and appreciate Melanie's dedication to providing care. She always is on time and happy to do her job. Thank you, Melanie!
Joanne W. Provided Exceptional Service in May 2020
Joanne is a retired postal service worker who has been with us since 2019. When she first came to us, she had no experience in caregiving, yet she was eager to learn. With training, she went far beyond all expectations and cares for her clients with attentiveness and dedication. She gives her all to our agency and her clients. We thank Joanne for her endless devotion.
Dedicated Care from Tiffany in the Month of April 2020
Tiffany is one of our essential live-in home care companions at Visiting Angels of Fairfield, though she is happy to take on any additional shifts when she is available! She has provided personal, and end-of-life care for one of our valued clients for over a year. The family raved about Tiffany's compassion and dedication to keeping their loved one safe and comfortable when they needed it the most.
Thank you, Tiffany, for providing exceptional care and showcasing the true meaning of being an angel.
Amazing Care from Tanisha A. in March 2020
Starting as a Certified Nurse’s Assistant at Visiting Angels of Fairfield in 2017, Tanisha was only at ease working as a homemaker or companion because of her lack of experience. However, with passionate enthusiasm and her cheery attitude, she gained incredible experience working for us and began to take on larger, more complicated shifts. Tanisha has worked on the same case since she started on our caregiving team because of her commitment to her client and her client’s family, who loves her.
Tanisha is an experienced caregiver who is reliable, intelligent, and compassionate toward her clients. Visiting Angels of Fairfield and her clients are very fortunate to have her as a home care companion.
Outstanding Care from Philicia S. in February 2020
Philicia has worked with Visiting Angels of Fairfield for a few years and is always on time. Not only is she one of our best home care companions, but she is also compassionate, thoughtful, and understanding toward her clients. When presented with additional shifts, she picks them up without a second thought. She is a hard-working Angel, and we are proud to have someone like her work for us. Thank you, Philicia!
Charming Care from Audrey W. in January 2020
Ever since Audrey joined Visiting Angels of Fairfield, she has remained with the same client and never takes time off for fear that her client may have a hard time adjusting to a different caregiver. She is dependable, knowledgeable, and caring, and we are so lucky to have her on our team. Thank you, Audrey!
Spirited Care from Marivic J. in December 2019
Marivic is absolutely adored by her clients and their families and has been an angel to all her clients. For the past six years, Marivic has dedicated herself to making sure her clients are safe, and she does her best to help her clients stay independent for as long as possible. When Marivic is around, she lights up the whole room with her cheerful demeanor, and we are proud to say she is a part of our team. Thank you, Marivic; you are truly a gift.
Diligent Care from Stephen C. in November 2019
Stephen has been a part of the Visiting Angels of Fairfield team since August 2016 and is a charismatic and devoted home care companion. Stephen had no traditional training when he first started with us, but his diligence and passion helped him become an outstanding caregiver. Stephen used to only drive clients to appointments, but as our clients grew more reassured by him, they asked him to help in other areas of caregiving, including mild housework and assisting in showers. He always wants to do what is right, he’s reliable, and rarely takes time off. Even in situations where he’s been called last minute, he shows up on time with a good attitude. Thank you, Stephen, for your hard work!
Empathetic Care from Chelsea in October 2019
Chelsea has worked for Visiting Angels of Fairfield as a home care companion for over a year. She is reliable, takes on-call shifts that pop up last minute, and, most importantly, is kind. Her most recent client was someone experiencing the final stages of life, where she provided emotional support for her client and their family. Visiting Angels of Fairfield and her clients are so blessed to have her as a caregiver.
Compassionate Care from Elizabeth “Dee” in September 2019
Elizabeth “Dee” is a home care companion who has worked for over ten years in assisted living facilities and in the homes of clients. Dee is a true professional who faithfully cares for her clients, who love her. She is always willing to go above and beyond in her work. Thank you, Dee, for being the wonderful caregiver that you are!
Sympathetic Care from Ionie W. in August 2019
Ionie has had years of practice as an hourly and live-in caregiver. Her professionalism and her kindheartedness immediately make her clients feel safe and at ease. Not long ago, Ionie had a client whose doctor gave them a limited life expectancy. Ionie set to work giving sensitive care to her client and even helped her client’s family through this hard time. Thank you, Ionie; we appreciate your dedication!
Dedicated Care from Mavis C. in July 2019
Mavis has worked for Visiting Angels of Fairfield as a home care companion since July 2019. She works hard, and when faced with a challenge she always finds a way to overcome it. Mavis is good in stressful situations and is an essential part of our team. As a home care companion, Mavis is attentive and reports to our office any changes in the medical conditions of her clients. She is truly what all caregivers at Visiting Angels of Fairfield hope to be. Visiting Angels of Fairfield and her clients, thank her for her work!
Do You Have What It Takes to Be an Angel?
If you are a dedicated, compassionate, and caring individual who has a passion for helping seniors in our community, please apply to become one of our home care companions today!
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