Why Us

Jeff Brown

Executive Director & Owner

Jeff is the Executive Director & Owner of CareBuilders at Home, Oakland County. A longtime media executive, Brown has extensive experience in advertising sales with Fortune 500 media and technology companies like Time Inc, The Hearst Corporation, and Yahoo! Early on in his career, Brown worked in home healthcare sales, spending nearly eight years at Baxter HealthCare. Born and raised in the area, Brown and his family are deeply connected to the community. “After years of working in corporate America, I knew it was time for me to take the next step. Further, my parents and in-laws are aging, as are the parents of many of my friends. The need for home health care is booming especially today. I’m honored to launch CareBuilders at Home in Oakland County and excited to offer quality care for people in their homes.”

Kelly Dedenbach

Patient Care Supervisor

Kelly is CareBuilders at Home Oakland County’s Patient Care Supervisor. She creates & oversees the individual care plans of our clients/patients. She also manages, trains, and onboards our caregivers. She has worked in the health care industry for twenty-five years. Most recently, she founded her own independent home care agency in 2007 and managed a staff of six caregivers for over thirteen years. She’s worked as a caregiver & manager and is a dedicated advocate for the elderly and is committed to providing quality homecare. Kelly earned her Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and a Master’s degree in Dispute Resolution from Wayne State University.

Malissa Henkelman

Geriatric Specialist

Malissa Henkelman (Evo) is CareBuilders at Home Oakland County’s Geriatric Specialist. She consults in a variety of clinical and business development efforts. Malissa has worked in the geriatric industry for over 32 years and is a well-respected professional that will be an incredible resource to our team and clients.

Our Core Values:

  • Southeast Michigan… SERVING OTHERS…Keeping our client’s safety, health, quality of life, and well-being central in the design and delivery of our QUALITY services.
  • Treating and interacting with our clients & staff with RESPECT, DIGNITY, COMPASSION, EMPATHY, & HONESTY.
  • INTEGRITY…valuing, supporting, recognizing and appreciating our staff who are one of our greatest assets.
  • PASSION, provide continuous quality improvement throughout the organization with HONEST & POSITIVE feedback.

Schedule your free consultation with us today where we go over each step with you and your loved one’s needs and special care. During your consultation, we will address medication needs, daily routine, type of care needed, and more. It is our goal to make sure your loved one is comfortable at home and happy.

Why Choose CareBuilders at Home?

When it comes to choosing an in-home senior care provider in Southeast Michigan, we know that you have many choices. CareBuilders at Home’s commitment to client engagement and safety, innovation, and quality services sets us head and shoulders above the rest.

As Americans get older and the needs of our population evolve, it’s important to know that CareBuilders at Home of Oakland County is committed to meeting the ever-changing needs of our clients through innovative programs such as:

We’re trusted throughout Southeast Michigan, Metro Detroit Area, and the surrounding areas to help seniors age gracefully in the comfort of their own home.

What We Do

To put it simply, we provide unbeatable home senior care services to anyone in Oakland County who needs a little extra assistance. Whether you or a loved one just needs help with daily tasks or you require more involved care, our qualified caregivers provide dependable services that help you feel your best every day.

Our comprehensive range of senior care services includes:

  • Personal care services Assistance with bathing, dressing, oral care, shaving, and incontinence care.
  • Companion care Housekeeping, meal preparation, medication reminders, pet & plant care, life enrichment activities such as games, puzzles, exercise, etc.
  • Specialized care Assistance for those with Alzheimers, dementia, physical or mental disabilities, and Veterans.
  • Transportation Services Transportation to run errands, go shopping, to medical appointments or even to an event or social gathering. We also do travel accompaniment.

Services are provided hourly, overnight, and 24/7. Live-in services are also available in most states. We also offer a holistic virtual caregiver designed to promote safety, independence, and engagement. It’s geared toward combating loneliness and making aging in place a stress-free experience. If you’ve got questions about which of our services are best for you or your loved one, feel free to give us a call!

Qualified Caregivers You Can Trust in Oakland County

Choosing an in-home senior care provider involves quite a bit of trust, and we don’t take that lightly. Our caregivers are held to the highest standards and carefully screened. You can rest assured that all CareBuilders caregivers have passed a criminal background check, a drug screening, and our thorough skills assessment. They are current on all relevant certifications, and up-to-date on their vaccinations. We want you to feel comfortable with who you are letting into your home – and into your daily life.

A Nationwide Network of Senior Care Experts

CareBuilders at Home’s franchise network ensures that seniors anywhere in America have access to the dependable, quality care they need to age with dignity and independence. Each of our franchise locations offer our full complement of services and follow the same exacting standards. If you and your senior loved one don’t live in the same place, you can feel confident that someone is caring for them just as you would if you were closer.

Interested in franchising with CareBuilders at Home? Visit our franchising site to view available territories.

Helping Oakland County Seniors Age With Dignity

CareBuilders at Home has helped seniors avoid long-term care facilities and age gracefully in the comfort and safety of their own home. We’re committed to providing services that are tailored to the unique needs of Southeast Michigan seniors and aimed at improving their quality of life.

Ready to get started? Contact us today to schedule a free in-home care consultation and assessment.