Mario & Marie Rodriguez - Franchise Owner
Mario and Marie Rodriguez have been working in the health care related field for many years. The home care services that Marie’s mother received in her final years drive their passion and dedication. They witnessed first hand how excellent support and compassion can help families through difficult times, while abiding their client’s wishes to stay in their home.
Quality care is Mario and Marie’s top priority. Their focus is to always make sure that their caregivers are meeting the physical, spiritual, and emotional needs of their clients. Compassion and excellent care is at the heart of everything they do and strive to provide everyday.
Mario and Marie’s experiences have helped them appreciate the heart and passion needed in the career of a caregiver. The experience with Marie’s mom has helped them fully understand and be empathetic to the needs of a client.
Happier at Home adds the personal touch of having your own caregiver right in the comforts of your own home. Compassionate, quality homecare, one Client at a time.
Donna DeRycke - Business Support Manager
Donna has been in the field of human services for over 23 years. Donna is experienced in program management, employee engagement, training, counseling, and advocacy. Donna holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and a Minor in Gerontology. She is also certified in nonprofit business management, and is a credentialed addictions counselor.
Donna resides in Fairport with her husband and children. When she is not at work, she enjoys listening to live music, making wheel-thrown pottery, exercising, being outdoors and playing with her two cats!