3 Reasons Why We Love Working with Seniors

by | Sep 23, 2019 | Seniors Care | 0 comments

3 Reasons Why We Love Working with Seniors

There are numerous benefits to working with the elderly. Not only is it an important job for our society, but caring for seniors can be extremely fulfilling and rewarding too.

We all hope to live out our golden years in comfort, surrounded by family and friends, and entertained by our favorite activities. After years of raising families, working, and contributing to society, many of us look forward to living a peaceful, hassle-free life. Caring for seniors enables them to do all these things. With our home care services in Silver Spring, Maryland, seniors no longer have to worry about things that they can no longer do, instead, they can focus on celebrating things that they can.

At Nest & Care, a trusted provider of in home care in Montgomery County, MD, we list down 3 reasons why we love working with the elderly.

  1. You can make a real difference in their lives.

    For people who require skilled care and day-to-day assistance, support from others is invaluable. With attentive, respectful, and personalized care, we make sure that they retain their independence and dignity during the latter stages of life. It is a great accomplishment and feels very rewarding, knowing that our clients have turned what could have been a difficult situation into a great one – one that is full of joy and meaning.

  2. You can gain some insight from their experiences.

    Most seniors have lived full, fascinating lives. Not only do we learn from their experiences while we are taking care of them, we can learn from their stories as well. This is what people often say is the best thing about caregiving. Talking to seniors can give us a wonderful insight into a different time and can help us better understand more about history and various other topics from their generation. They have a wealth of knowledge to share which we can certainly learn from.

  3. It can be fun!

    Some people with no experience in providing home health care in Rockville, Maryland often have misconceptions about caregiving, most of which can be quite negative. However, we actually think that working with seniors can be very fun! There are great events to enjoy, various activities to get involved in, as well as some fantastic people to work with. For instance, some of the jokes and stories we hear from our senior clients can keep us laughing for hours! The greatest thing about it is that they are having a great time with us too. Time with seniors is not only valuable, but it can also be very enjoyable as well.

Nest & Care is a dedicated in home care in Montgomery County, MD. We provide service in Rockville, Bethesda, Silver Spring, and its neighboring communities. If you’re looking for a dedicated and professional caregiver who can help a loved one for their daily needs, Nest & Care can help. We carefully match each client with the best caregiver and formulate an individualized plan that best suits the family’s needs and goals. Excellent service to our clients and families is of paramount importance to us. Call us today for your free in-home assessment by a Nest & Care Registered Nurse.

Katharina Villanueva

Katharina Villanueva


Kat is the founder of Nest & Care LLC, a Private Duty In-Home Care agency providing companion care, personal care, and skilled nursing services to families in and around Montgomery County and Howard County, MD.

For the past 15 years, she has devoted her nursing career to caring for patients with Neurologic or Neurosurgical conditions in the acute, subacute and chronic phases. She worked at Keck Medical Center of USC in Los Angeles, California before moving to Maryland where she exclusively worked with patients with stroke as a stroke program coordinator at Providence Hospital.

She obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing at University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines in 1998. Kat is married to Mikael, a pediatric surgeon. They have 3 boys and 3 dogs.