Seniors Helping Seniors in-home services match seniors who want to help with seniors who need a little help. This peer-to-peer assistance allows seniors who need some help to have those needs met in a way that is caring and is coming from someone they relate to. This matching also allows seniors the opportunity to stay active in their community and feel the joy of helping their neighbor. Often time’s senior providers and receivers form strong bonds; it is truly like getting a little help from your friends.
“The seniors providers who work with us really offer the compassion and empathy that only one senior can give to another,” Sherry indicates. “Seniors Helping Seniors in-home services truly provide love, caring and compassion to seniors.”
Seniors Helping Seniors providers offer many services including light housekeeping, meal preparation, transportation, shopping, yard work, house maintenance and small repairs, overnight stays, personal grooming and dressing, mobility assistance, doctor’s appointments, pet care, and most importantly, companionship.
Sherry and Dan, both natives of Ohio have lived in Fairview Park, Ohio for the past 20 years. They have four children, Heather, Kelly, Nathan and Adam. Dan graduated from Bowling Green University in Communications and currently works at Ricoh USA. Sherry graduated from Ohio State University with a degree in Dental Hygiene and Education, and has been in the pharmaceutical industry for 21 years. They are both active in their church, St. Angela Merici as well as in their community. Dan is involved with the Boy Scouts and is a member of the Flat Rock Homes Care Center Board of Directors. Sherry is involved in St. Edward High School Mothers Club.
Seniors Helping Seniors in-home services has sites throughout the U.S. The organization was founded by Kiran Yocom, who has a mission and a passion to help seniors live independently. Kiran’s personal interest in seniors grew out of her work with Mother Teresa of Calcutta. She leads the organization through compassion and caring for all.