Caregiver Profile: Delores Moore

Elizabeth Ohollaren


18 April, 2017

Tacoma caregiver, Delores Moore, describes herself as a “happy camper. What can I say,” she says, “I just love caregiving and I love my clients. I’ve worked for Family Resource for 7 ½ years, and other than getting a little tired now and then, I’m just very happy. I’ve...

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Caregiver Profile: Mavis Boateng

Elizabeth Ohollaren


15 March, 2017

Mavis Boateng’s full-time client calls her “Angel” because, says Mavis, “my client always tells her family that I am her angel. She treats me like a daughter and sometimes says to me, ‘I wish I had your skin color.’ I think she just likes black people and she feels...

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Caregiver Profile: Rachael Figueroa

Elizabeth Ohollaren


20 February, 2017

Rachael Figueroa speaks slowly in a calm, soothing voice.  Her patient and kind style fits perfectly with her work as a caregiver. “Right now I have six clients,” said Rachael. “I’ve been with one of my clients since I started at Family Resource Home Care and I see him...

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Caregiver Profile: Caroline Bugo

Elizabeth Ohollaren


5 January, 2017

Caroline (Carol) Bugo grew up in Kenya where she had her first caregiving experience with her grandmother. In Kenya, she worked as a phlebotomist but in 2005 decided to move to the United States. She landed in Boston where she had a friend and because of her positive experience...

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Staff Profile: Pam Stone

Elizabeth Ohollaren


21 November, 2016

As Family Resource Home Care’s Director of Business Development for the past nine years, it’s Pam’s job to develop the relationships in our community that will bring more clients to our company and more shifts for our caregivers. Pam’s days are never the same. One day she may meet...

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Caregiver Profile: Maria Bowman

Elizabeth Ohollaren


9 September, 2016

Five years ago Maria Bowman left her position as a nurse practitioner in Brazil to get married and move to Seattle. In Brazil, she had worked in a hospital as the head of her shift in the emergency room. She knew there was much she needed to accomplish before...

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Caregiver Profile: Vanessa Ardiente

Elizabeth Ohollaren


13 July, 2016

Whatever the job or position she finds herself in, at heart, Vanessa Ardiente is a caregiver. Eight years ago she thought about going into nursing so she decided to first earn her Certified Nursing Assistant license (CNA) and gain some experience as a caregiver. In May 2008, she took...

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Caregiver Profile: Katy Winkel

Elizabeth Ohollaren


7 June, 2016

Katy Winkel’s first experience working with seniors was with her own grandmother. Years later, when Katy was looking for a job that she could do while working toward her BA in nursing, it made sense to look for work in the home care business. “I worked for a few...

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Staff Profile: Karen Williams

Elizabeth Ohollaren


10 May, 2016

Karen Williams joined Family Resource Home Care three years ago as a Staffing Supervisor in the Seattle office. She had been the coordinator for a Naturopathic Clinic in Seattle but when the position began to require more travel, Karen decided it was time for a change. Years earlier she...

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