As owner and president of Care & Comfort, Susan D. Giguere is a 4’10” dynamo who runs a fast-paced company that has been in operation since 1991. Care & Comfort is a licensed home heath and mental health agency with offices in Bangor, Farmington, Machias, Presque Isle, Waterville, and Wilton, Maine. Care & Comfort currently provides care to clients located in 13 counties across Maine. Susan's underlying quality has always been the ability to see a need for services invisible to others. Susan has a strong vision, great compassion for her clients, respect for her employees and a powerful impact on the central Maine economy.
Under Giguere’s dynamic leadership, this young company has grown amazingly quick from one to six locations and from two to nearly 400 employees. Care & Comfort serves almost 200 individuals, and families in Maine with much needed and appreciated home health and mental health services
The Mental Health division provides Outpatient Mental Health Therapy/Counseling for children (over 5), adults, famlies, and groups, in the Bangor, Presque Isle, Waterville, and Wilton offices. The Behavioral Health/Community Support and Day Habilitation are available for children (under 21y/o) in their homes and community settings. These services are provided by habilitation specialists, behavioral health professional, and the counseling is provided by LCSWs.
The Home Care division provides the following features, which are available for 1hr/wk up to 24hrs/day: Nursing Services/Skilled Nursing, In-home Personal Care, Ped & Adult Long-Term Care, and Caring Companions (handy man, heavy chores, assistance with relocation, health care, transporting & accompaniment in med/non-med appointments, money management, and house retrofitting for medical needs. These services are provided by nurse aides, personal care attendants, companions, homemakers, and skilled nurses.
As the owner of Care & Comfort, I wanted to take a moment to invite you to our website www.CareAndComfort.com. Please feel free to look around as much as you would like. If you have any questions regarding our services or employment, do not hesitate to call or email us. We would be honored to hear from you. To find the contact information simply press on contact.
On March 22nd 2006, Susan Dempsey Giguere, CEO and founder of Care & Comfort, was named Maine's Small Business Person of the Year, an annual award given by the Maine District office of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). This award honors Giguere for her fifteen years of business success, innovation, consistent growth, community support and tireless commitment to providing quality home and mental health services to families in Maine.
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