Los Gatos’ First Choice for Senior Home Care and Elder Care Services
Serving happy clients in:
- Santa Clara
- Cambrian Park
- Monte Sereno
- San Jose
- Los Gatos
- and more!
For over fifteen years, Home Care Assistance and our experienced caregivers have served seniors and their families with exceptional home care.
We provide older adults in Los Gatos and the broader community with one-on-one support that allows them to live safely and independently at home.
As the premier home care provider in Los Gatos, we have the deepest employee roster of skilled and compassionate caregivers. As a result, our Client Care Managers are able to match our clients to caregivers not only based on their home care needs, but also their personalities and interests. We offer high quality assisted living where seniors most prefer: at home.
Our 24/7 Guarantee means that we will be there when you need us – days, nights and weekends. Call us today to learn more or visit our office in Los Gatos near Good Samaritan Hospital.
We offer high quality assisted living where seniors most prefer: at home.
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Meet the Los Gatos Team
James brings over 15 years of customer service experience to his position at Home Care Assistance. He prides himself on his ability to provide quality customer service and understand the needs of those he serves. He has a genuine passion for helping people, which is what drew him to the home care industry. He looks forward to making a difference in the lives of seniors and their loved ones every day.
Yvonne has over ten years of experience in the medical field, working for a large in-home respiratory provider. She worked closely with physicians and hospitals to provide life-sustaining equipment dedicated to keeping aging seniors in their own homes. Yvonne is skilled at working with clients’ loved ones to help ensure an easy transition even though the seniors may have difficult health issues. She finds fulfillment in knowing that working in the home care field makes a difference in clients’ lives in a time of need.
Mina is a Licensed Vocational Nurse and began her career in health care in 2011. Since then, she has learned a lot in her many roles. She started as a hospice nurse and then became a nurse for concierge doctor, home health nurse, and intake coordinator for a home health & caregiving agency. Mina believes that helping people who can't help themselves is what we are here for. By working for Home Care Assistance, she feels she can make a difference in the lives of seniors and help the home care industry thrive.
Laura has over a decade of experience in the medical field, where she has served as a medical assistant and front office manager. She is a certified MA with the state of California and worked for 10 years with an Internal Medicine DR who specialized in Geriatrics. Laura enjoys helping families and making them aware of all the options they have regarding home care. She hopes to help seniors live safely and independently at home.
Andora Alvarez joined the Home Care Assistance Team in Los Gatos with two years of experience in the home care industry. Prior to taking on the role as Client Care Manager, she worked in the Social Services field assisting the disabled community in acquiring affordable housing. As a Housing Coordinator Lead, she also served as an advocate for the homeless and individuals with disabilities who often experience greater discrimination in the area of housing more than any other population group. Andora obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Science from San Jose State University and is passionate about making a positive impact in the lives of seniors.
Christina joins the Los Gatos team as a Staffing Manager, with over 10 years of experience in the healthcare industry. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from San Jose State and brings an in-depth knowledge in human resources and operations. She has a compassion for helping others and enjoys building a relationship with caregivers. Christina loves making a difference in the senior community by helping loved ones get the care they need.
Born and raised in San Jose, Jennifer comes to Home Care Assistance with over 20 years of experience working in the home care industry. I started working as a caregiver in a board and care home and then worked with a home care company in a staffing role. Most recently, she worked in for a large non-profit as scheduler, recruiter, marketing liaison and program manager. Jennifer believes in catering her approach to each individual client and family. She has a keen understanding of all the facets that are required to provide excellent care to the clients we serve.
Katie comes on board with years of caregiver experience both before, and after, completing her Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree at Remington College of Nursing. With this unique blend of non-medical home care experience and understanding the science and physiology of aging, Katie offers unparalleled insight into many of our client's needs and conditions.
Originally from San Luis Obispo, CA, Katie finished her BSN in Florida. Newly married, she and her husband recently moved to the Bay Area and are thrilled to live in region that aligns with their active life style.
Kevin's area of expertise is in Marketing and Business Development. He has a Bachelors Degree in Business from San Jose State University and an AA in Communications. Kevin has five years of experience in dental/medical sales is excited to now be in the healthcare field. He believes working for Home Care Assistance gives him the chance to help make people's lives more enjoyable and easier, while getting the opportunity to work with a team that has a genuine passion for providing older adults a better quality of life at home. One of Kevin's personal philosophies is, "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence is not an act, but a habit."
Lourdes brings two years of hands-on experience as a caregiver and twelve years of professional experience in human resources and staffing to her current role as Staffing Manager. She organizes caregiver orientations to train and acclimate them to Home Care Assistance, as well as matches clients with caregivers based on their unique needs and preferences. Lourdes enjoys working with seniors because she loves hearing their stories, which she finds inspiring.
Melanie Osborne brings many years of professional experience in staffing and care management to her position as Client Care Manager for the Los Gatos office. Growing up, Melanie saw both her grandmother and great-grandmother affected by Alzheimer's disease, which first inspired her passion for senior care and healthy aging. Her personal experience drove her to become certified as a Qualified Dementia Care Provider, and her knowledge in specialized dementia care has been invaluable in caregiver trainings. She started with Home Care Assistance in our Orange County office and recently moved to support our clients in Los Gatos. Melanie is very passionate about senior care and excels in her responsibilities for quality assurance by always advocating for her clients and providing the best care to keep them safe, independent and as active as possible. She is an incredible asset to the Home Care Assistance Team.
Roxanne brings over nine years' professional experience in the healthcare industry to Home Care Assistance. She holds a B.S. in nursing from the Philippines and is passionate about the healthcare field. She cares for the elderly population and finds personal reward in improving the lives of others. Roxanne relies on her experience in caregiving and nursing as well as her desire to help aging adults thrive to her role as Staffing Manager, and is a valuable addition to the Los Gatos Home Care Team.
Ryan is an experienced manager with a diverse skill set in management, business development, human resources, marketing, process improvement, recruitment, and data tracking and holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Saint Mary’s College of California in Moraga. He started in the health care field in 2010 when he coordinated care for pediatrics and geriatric clients who had g-tubes, tracheostomy, and/or ventilators. This was a very eye-opening experience because it exposed him to the harsh realities of life and the tough situations and decisions families face every day. Ryan's personal philosophy is to treat all of his clients as if they were his own family members. He enjoys giving families peace of mind because he will never forget how stressful it was when his family went through this process with his Grandma who has dementia. Ryan feels blessed to be able to be in a position where he is employed to help others and feels it is something he knows he is destined to do. Ryan is proud to be an advocate for all of his clients and is willing to help any way he can! His main goal is to make sure his clients are happy, safe, and comfortable.
Elaina brings over 10 years of customer service experience to her role at Home Care Assistance, Her specialty is educating clients on our services with compassion and understanding. Elaina loves working as a client advocate to help each client find the best solution for their needs. Relieving stress from family caregivers and helping seniors to remain in their homes is what she finds most fulfilling in her role. Elaina's favorite part about working in customer service is answering the questions a client may not have even realized they need to ask. She aims to take as much of the work off of the client as possible, making the process as stress-free as possible. She looks forward to making a difference in the lives of local seniors!
Danielle brings over 20 years of customer service and operations experience to her position at Home Care Assistance. Danielle started in the health care industry in 2014 as a Managed Care Coordinator for a specialty pharmacy. She worked closely with patients and physicians coordinating their pharmacy care plan. Danielle has a genuine passion for helping people and serving the senior community. At Home Care Assistance, she looks forward to making a difference in the live's of our clients and their loved ones.