The owner of Right at Home Mount Prospect, Jeanette Palmer, knows that caring for a loved one can be challenging. While trying to balance a career and raising a family, Jeanette was experiencing the challenges of arranging quality care for her aging mother firsthand. Based on her own experience, she realized there was a need for dependable non-medical and companionship services to help individuals live independently at home. After her mother’s passing, Jeanette opened a Right at Home Franchise to share her experience and help others in her community find quality care for their loved ones. For over ten years, Jeanette has been helping seniors remain independent in their homes.
Jeanette Talks About Her Journey to Becoming a Right at Home Owner
Following an unpleasant experience with a caregiver who was providing care for her mother, Jeanette did some research and found a lack companies providing reliable in-home care. Moved by her own experience, she decided to open a Right at Home Franchise in Algonquin to serve Northwest Suburban Chicago. For over 10 years, Jeannette has been helping seniors remain independent in their homes.
After months of investigating the possibility of providing in home care and assistance on a full time basis, Right At Home became the clear choice. With the Company Mission of improving the quality of lives of those we serve Jeanette knew this was exactly the type of organization she wanted to represent.
Jeanette established the Right at Home office in Algonquin, Illinois in 2003 to provide in-home care services to the people of the Northwest Suburbs. She is a charter member of the Home Care Association of America (HCAOA), McHenry County Task Force on Aging, American Society on Aging, the Dundee Township Rotary Club, as well as the Barrington, Northern Kane County and Mount Prospect Chambers of Commerce. In addition, Jeanette sponsors many events at the Senior Centers in the communities she serves. Jeanette and her team are dedicated to helping individuals in need of an increased level of care live a fulfilling and safe life while remaining in a familiar environment.