Our mission has always been to improve the quality of life for the seniors and adults with disabilities we serve. That means it's always about the people we serve and our dedicated team of caregivers and office members who work tirelessly to care for clients. We live and breathe our mission every day, with the goal of helping you navigate the journey. These are the people who work to bring you and your loved ones the highest caliber of in‑home care.
Jim and Sandy Pellegrine
Jim has a degree in Business Management with over 30 years of experience. He earned his CSA - Certified Senior Advisor qualification in 2010. He is an active member of several organizations, including:
- Treasurer for the Walpole Council on Aging
- Hessco Elder Services Executive Board of Directors representing the Town of Walpole
- Advisory board of the Natick Walpole VNA
- Councilman on the Board of the Italian American Club
- Neponset River Regional Chamber of Commerce
- Elder Care Alliance
Sandy is caring and compassionate. After a decade of operating a successful home day-care business, she transitioned into the healthcare industry and worked for years as a Certified Nursing Aide (CNA) in the emergency room of the Norwood Hospital. Sandy became a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN ) in 2009. She has extensive experience with helping elderly and disabled clients in hospitals, nursing homes and private residences.
Sandy is a Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP). This certification is earned after receiving comprehensive knowledge in the area of dementia care and shows a deep personal commitment to understanding and providing quality care to those living with dementia. She is an active member of several organizations, including:
- Facilitator for the monthly Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group and Early Onset Alzheimer's Support Group
- Co-facilitator for the Walpole Memory Cafe at the Walpole COA South Street Center
- Recording Secretary on the Board of the Italian American Club
- Neponset River Regional Chamber of Commerce
- Elder Care Alliance
Ines Andrade-Soares, The Northeast Regional Caregiver of the Year for 2021
Right at Home Foxboro celebrates Ines Andrade-Soares, the 2021 Northeast Region Caregiver of the Year! Ines embodies our mission of
"Improving the quality of life for those we serve,"
by providing quality, consistent, and compassionate care. She sees her clients as her own family, and provides incredible care to the seniors she serves. Ines started her caregiving career by providing in home care for her grandparents, and discovered her passion for caregiving. Even though she is being recognized as the Northeast Regional Caregiver of the Year, she insists that this award is a team effort, and credits her success as a caregiver to the entire team. Ines Andrade-Soares does everything with her heart and it shows.
Meet our Nursing Staff
Helen Dewey, RN, MSN
Prior to joining Right at Home, Helen worked in Oncology as well as Clinical Research. Her favorite part of Right at Home Foxboro is working with the clients. She loves to do medication visits as well as work closely with hospice clients. Helen has a calm demeanor which is very reassuring to clients and families as well as caregivers.
On Helen’s days off, she can be found at her beach house, reading or knitting as well as volunteering with green initiatives.
Nicole Pellegrine, RN, BSN
After graduation, Nicole worked in an Emergency Department of a local hospital as well as working for Right at Home. In 2018, Nicole became a travel nurse and worked as an ER nurse in Honolulu, Hawaii, Baltimore, Maryland and Martha’s Vineyard. When not at Right at Home, Nicole can currently be found working in the ER at Boston Medical Center.
In her spare time, Nicole loves to travel and has had the opportunity to visit Australia and New Zealand.
Kristin Egan, RN, BSN
Kristin is a problem solver! She often goes above and beyond to ensure clients get whatever they need, whether that is more services, equipment or the families need more training to better care for their loved one. Kristin works closely with training caregivers and states the best part of her job is “working with the caregivers and finding their strengths and passions”. She is very involved in our “Dementia Live” program and has recently incorporated it into our caregiver orientation.
When Kristin isn’t working, she can be found at the beach or fishing, camping, or just experiencing new things with her husband and children.
Sandy Pellegrine, LPN
Sandy loves to work with the caregivers to ensure they are comfortable in their abilities and provides any additional trainings they may need. Her top priority is making sure clients get the RightCare! This is done by making sure we have the Right People doing the Right Things, for the Right Reasons.
Meet our Office Staff
Joshua Correa, Bookkeeper and Human Resources
Josh went to school at U-Mass Boston and is a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor. His favorite part of working for Right at Home is the fact that he can work with people to follow their wishes and keep them home!
On Josh’s days off, he likes to play guitar, compete in Spartan Races and Climb Mountains. He is also interested in photography and is a member of a local photography group. Josh is also the unofficial professional photographer for the office. He makes sure that everyone’s badge photo is perfect!
Erin Brown, Client Care Coordinator
Erin has recently joined the Right at Home team after graduating from Bridgewater State University with her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work.
Previously to joining the Right at Home family, she worked in retail while attending school.
After completing her Social Work degree, Erin took her skills and knowledge she learned about working with others, to become our new Client Care Coordinator.
When Erin is not working for Right at Home, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and listening to music.
Deborah Junkins, Client Care Coordinator
Deborah has been in the home care industry since 2001. She has extensive experience with geriatric care management, human resources, branch operations, recruiting and marketing, CRM, working with VNA’s, private pay agencies and Aging Access Point focused companies.
She has worked in direct care as a certified nursing assistant in various settings in Assisted Living and skilled facilities, as well as home care. Her skill set includes Dementia, Alzheimer’s, memory care etc.
She truly enjoys being a human service professional with a focus in providing quality care to our senior population.
When she is away from RAH, she enjoys being the “Cupcake Lady” participating in donating to non-profits baking for caregiver’s and her family and friends delivering smiles as much she can.