At Seniors Helping Seniors® North Palm Beach County, we have a passion for meeting the needs of seniors in a way that provides both dignity and a sense of camaraderie. Our owner(s) Grace Watson RN, BSN,CSA firmly believe we can do that through serving seniors in our community, which includes: Palm Beach Gardens and North Palm Beach. Grace has been an acute care nurse for over 30 years and a strong community advocate for the elder population she has served. While acting as a caregiver for her parents, Grace also experienced firsthand the type of support caregivers need. Because of her experience, Grace understands the important balance of care essential for the wellbeing of the caregiver and for the older adult who is receiving the services. “The beauty of Seniors Helping Seniors in-home services is that we provide companionship and care for the senior in need and also provide the right support for their family members and loved ones,” said Grace. In Florida the aging population is growing rapidly, requiring many different types of care for people in many different situations. Florida’s seniors make up 23% of the states population and one out of every 11 Floridians is age 75 or older. Seniors Helping Seniors in-home services of Palm Beach County plans to be an enhancing and integral part of this growing community, by developing trusting relationships based on mutual respect and understanding. “Our missions is to improve the dignity and quality of life for seniors citizens by helping our seniors remain independent in their home and in our community,” says Grace Licensed in the State of Florida as a Licensed Homemaker and Companion Service HCS#230726.
Our Seniors Helping Seniors® Core Values
We match seniors who need a hand with mature, active women and men who have a passion for helping others. Seniors Helping Seniors® was founded in 1998 with two simple ideas:
- Seniors can help each other age more happily and gracefully.
- Seniors who give, and those who receive, benefit equally.
- An experienced, reliable resource for seniors who want to stay in their own homes.
- In-home care, companionship, and services from seniors who enjoy helping others.
- Reasonable hourly rates for seniors who want care and companionship.
- Reasonable hourly wages to seniors who want to provide these services.
About Our Founders
Seniors Helping Seniors® in-home care service was co-founded by Kiran and Philip Yocom in order to realize Kiran’s personal mission of providing care for those who can’t care for themselves. Before coming to the United States from India, Kiran worked with Mother Teresa for 14 years.
How We've Grown
From our roots in Pennsylvania, and our first match in 1998, Seniors Helping Seniors® has grown to include hundreds of locations in the US and Internationally. We continue to grow and evolve, adding new services to better assist seniors and refining our caregiver training as new industry best practices come to light.
To keep pace with a rapidly growing senior population, we’re actively seeking Seniors Helping Seniors® franchise partners in open markets.