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Meet the Evansville office

More than 90% of seniors want to age in their own home with dignity but getting the right type of care can seem daunting. At Senior Helpers Evansville we believe getting the best care for your loved ones should not be complicated.

We take in-home care very seriously and make it a priority to provide the highest level of client service possible. Over the past 10 years, we have built an exceptional team of care professionals, each committed to remaining at the forefront of the in-home care industry through our proprietary ongoing training and education programs. 

Our History

Senior Helpers was founded in 2002 by Tony Bonacuse with the help of Peter Ross after their firsthand experience in caring for their respective family members. Tony and Peter identified a need that was not being filled properly by the other companies. They realized that most seniors would prefer to age in their own home rather than move into an unfamiliar institution. Unfortunately, the options available to most seniors were very limited. Most seniors did not have access to well-trained, dependable and affordable in-home care. This was the mission-driven spark that started Senior Helpers. 

The first office opened in Baltimore and quickly developed a reputation for delivering excellent in-home senior care with their well-trained staff of professional caregivers. Based on the success of the Baltimore location, the company began to expand. Over the past 13 years, the Senior Helpers family has grown to include a network of more than 300 locally owned and operated franchises across the United States. 

Senior Helpers of Evansville was proud to join the system in 2008.  Like every other owner, we too are fully-committed to the original goal of providing dependable and affordable in-home care with well-trained caregivers. Nothing is more important to us than being the best available resource for seniors and families in our community.  

Our team has grown to include 6 team members and nearly 100 caregivers. We have been lucky to serve hundreds of seniors in our community over the years, and we are committed to continuing to provide uncompromising levels of care to all our families.

Our process

The first step in the process is a complimentary, initial in-home care assessment with a Senior Helpers consultant. This assessment can help you understand the true needs of your loved one, and your options. Together we can discuss their needs, our senior care services and determine what’s best for your entire family.

We will cover:

  • Your family's specific goals
  • Your loved one's daily plan design and schedule
  • Pricing and payment methods
  •  Implementation process
  • Ongoing communication and follow-up plan

We really love my mother's caregiver. She has been a great help and companion to her. We have been able to be a part of the staff selection process, making sure our mother has a good relationship with her staff. Senior Helpers has been professional, accommodating, and caring. Thanks for everything!

Linda C. | Evansville, IN


HR/Caregiver Coordinator

Jenny was born and raised in Boonville, In.  She started her journey with Senior Helpers in 2015 as HR/Caregiver Coordinator.  She previously worked at SIRS as an advocate for people with disabilities for 18 years.  Jenny’s favorite part about working at Senior Helpers is getting to meet and talk with new people every day!  Jenny is dedicated to hiring the best Caregivers to serve our Clients needs.  Jenny has a special place in her heart for our Alzheimer’s and Dementia clients.  Senior Helpers provided a caregiver for her Mom until she passed away in May 2019.  In Jenny’s spare time she enjoys spending time with her children, grandchildren and extended family.  She also loves to cook and travel to new places.



Katie grew up in Boonville, IN. Katie started her journey with Senior Helpers in 2016 as a caregiver. Katie came to us with 5 years of caregiving experience. Having been a caregiver herself, she understands the importance to ensure a positive experience and provide excellent care to our wonderful clients. In June 2019 she transitioned into the office to take over the role of scheduling. She has a passion for the elderly and a commitment to provide quality care to the clients. She also supports our clients when on call after regular office hours, she provides families and caregivers with additional 24/7 support. Katie also enjoys spending time with her family and being outdoors. 


Director of Operations

Wren began her journey as the first office employee with Senior Helpers Evansville in 2009. Over the years she has worked in many rolls including scheduling, marketing and client services. In August of 2019 she transitioned to Director of Operations where she oversees the daily operations of the office.  Wren has a passion to provide superior service to our clients and their families. In Wren’s spare time she enjoys spending time with family and traveling. 


Community Relations Coordinator

Michelle joined the Senior Helpers team in September of 2019 in the role of Community Relations Coordinator. Having been in home healthcare marketing for the past 12 years, this has been a great fit for her and the passion she has for working with the community to help keep seniors in their home.  


Client Services Coordinator

Erin was born and raised in Northern Indiana. She is married with three children. When she is not working she enjoys spending time with family, yard work, camping and traveling. Erin has been in the medical field for twenty years rotating between EMS, family practice, correctional medicine and now in home care. Erin serves as the Client Services Coordinator with Senior Helpers. She enjoys meeting with clients and their family to establish a plan for care in efforts to serve clients in their home environment.

Areas we serve

Senior Helpers Evansville provides a full range of senior home care services for you or your loved one—from companionship and housework help, to more complex care services, including disease management, Live-In and 24-hour care services.

Senior Helpers Evansville serves the cities and towns of: 

  • Boonville
  • Buckskin
  • Chandler
  • Evansville
  • Fort Branch
  • Haubstadt
  • Newburgh
  • New Harmony
  • Poseyville
  • Wadesville