Guest Writer: Jennifer Tucker, Vice President of Homewatch CareGivers


About Jennifer: Jennifer is Vice President of Homewatch CareGivers International, a company whose more than 200 locations provide home care services to elders and others.

Experience: After working as a wellness coordinator and in case management at MidAtlantic Corporate Health for four years, Jennifer joined family-owned and operated Homewatch CareGivers corporate headquarters in Denver, Colorado in 2002.

In addition to her responsibilities in Business Development and Marketing at the company, she writes frequently about the impact home care can make for vulnerable populations.

Education: Jennifer has a Bachelor’s degree in English, Government/Law from Lafayette College and holds a Master’s of Health Sciences from Johns Hopkins School of Public Health. She is also a Certified Eden at Home Trainer through the Eden Alternative®, a nonprofit “dedicated to creating quality of life for Elders and their care partners.”

In Her Words: I believe it is critically important to provide knowledge about the services available to clients and their families so that we stop the cycle of health crises that occur as a result of inadequate management of chronic conditions. With this information, people are empowered to have as much control over their quality of life as possible and live independently as they wish.

I am an independent person and want to be for my entire life! Through my work, I am educating others on how to do this for themselves and others with a supported and interdependent lifestyle that might include home care services when needed and wherever home may be.


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