This blog is dedicated to all the selfless caregivers who sacrifice so much of their time and energy caring for aging loved ones. We hope to provide the support and encouragement you deserve the help you continue in your mission to help keep them safely in their own home, or in yours.
Jason Sager, Home Instead Fairfax Franchise Owner
Originally from Midland, Michigan, Jason has an MBA from Louisiana State University and received his undergraduate degree from Western Michigan University. Before purchasing the Home Instead Senior Care franchise, Jason was a financial analyst with ExxonMobil and a sales manager with the Kellogg Company. In 2006, he was selected as a member of the Annandale Chamber of Commerce. Jason is a Certified Senior Advisor (CSA)®. In July 2008, Jason was elected to the Board of Directors for the National Capitol Area Alzheimer’s Association.
Duce, Official Dog of Home Instead Senior Care, Fairfax
In June 2009, Duce became the newest member of the fantastic Home Instead Senior Care office team. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, Duce started life tough. Scrounging for his own food and water, he ran with the wrong crowd. Discovered in poor shape and with worms, Duce was rehabilitated by friends of Home Instead and the Northern Virginia office was contacted.
Duce was brought to Northern Virginia, and spends the day meeting CAREGivers. He is in the process of being trained and will help bring joy to many of the elderly in Northern Virginia.
He is extremely laid back and loves all women and children. Duce is a little suspicious of guys, though. In September 2009, with 245 names suggested in a dog naming contest, “Doggie” was renamed “Duce.
In-Home Care for Seniors
The Home Instead Senior Care® network of locally owned and operated franchises is one of the most trusted networks of home care worldwide. An innovator in eldercare since 1994, Home Instead Senior Care is dedicated exclusively to helping seniors stay in their homes as they age.
Care You Can Trust
Home Instead Senior Care franchise owners, administrators and CAREGiversSM all share a passion for improving the quality of life for seniors and families in their communities. Here in your community, we offer a range of non-medical services that can be customized to your needs so you’ll get exactly the help you need. Our CAREGivers are area residents who are kind, compassionate and truly enjoy working with seniors. They are professionals, extensively trained in elder care, and all are screened, insured and bonded.
Home Instead, Inc. demonstrates commitment to quality care through our proprietary PEAQ program – Pursuing Excellence by Advancing Quality. In fact, we commissioned J.D. Power and Associates to routinely survey CAREGivers and clients to ensure consistent delivery of high-quality service.
In Your Neighborhood
At Home Instead Senior Care, we work diligently to meet your needs and more; we strive to exceed them. Although we are part of an international company — which gives us a world of experience and resources to draw on — we are a local business offering friendly, responsive care right in your neighborhood. We provide thousands of hours of senior home care services annually to seniors in their homes, in assisted-living facilities and even in nursing homes. In situations when a client has aging-related medical needs beyond our home care capabilities, we refer them to our close partners in the local health care industry.