About House Calls Health & Wellness
Welcome to House Calls Health & Wellness! We provide caring, cost-effective home care for individuals who require assistance living independently in their own home, enabling them to remain close to their loved ones and in their own community. We are a mobile Home Care service providing Personal Care, Foot Care, Household Management assistance, Companionship, Appointment Escorts and Nursing Care to individuals who value their independence and wish to be cared for at home.
Our highly qualified staff includes Licensed Practical Nurses and Registered Care Aides. The staff of House Calls Health & Wellness are all Certified, screened and up to date with all First Aid and CPR. Our Registered Care Aides have also all undergone training in Food Safe to further ensure you are getting the highest quality of care. Let us assist you in matching you with the perfect caregiver for your situation. We understand how important relationships are to health and well-being. To this end, aim to provide continuity in our care which means you will not see a different face each time we visit.
Founder & Ceo
Melody is a Licensed Practical Nurse and it was during her time spent working in the public sector that she realized seniors were not getting the care they needed on a daily basis, and witnessed the stress it placed on families. Since founding House Calls, she participates actively to promote change and works to maintain healthy family relationships by helping people find the balance between managing their own family lives and helping out with their parents.
Melody holds an Advanced Foot Care Certificate from Vancouver Community College. Her passion about health care and ambitious personality has been recognized as Melody’s House Calls was a finalist for Best Company in the 2012-13 Successful You Awards, and Business Excellence Award Nominee from the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce in 2010.
Home Care Coordinator
Sarah received her Licensed Practical Nurse diploma from the University of the Fraser Valley in 2011 and also holds numerous certificates including Reflexology, Phlebotomy from British Columbia Institute of Technology, and Immunization Administration certificate from BC Centre for Disease Control.
Coming from a large family, Sarah recognizes the need to appreciate every moment and enjoys positively impacting lives. She takes pride in being an advocate for clients and making sure their needs are heard and taken care of.
Jeanette holds a BA in English from Carleton University, certificates in Human Resources Management, Payroll and Excel, and uses her broad knowledge to create and maintain a good relationship between employer-employee. Jeanette loves making people happy and does a good job of that here at the office! She is always seen with a smile on her face.
Jeanette was raised in Vancouver, but she has traveled extensively in Asia and lived there for almost six years before returning home. Actively involved in the community, Jeanette assists with Healing Using Music – a non-profit organization and helps organize/lead events involving care home performances in Vancouver. If it’s the holiday season you’ll probably find her caroling on Robson to help raise money for the food bank.
LPN, Certified in Advanced Foot Care
Samantha thrives at the opportunity to improve the condition of each patient and is experienced in the care and proper treatment of corns, ingrown toenails, calluses, fungal nails and other uncommon foot problems. It might be a little daunting to have someone work on your feet as this can be a sensitive area for most people but Samantha’s warm personality puts clients at ease right away.