Meet Our Staff
Professional Home Health Care Providers.
Benedict has more than 14 years of experience with a background in acute care practice including critical care and emergency/trauma care, assisting patients with activities of daily living, as well as caring of the elderly. In addition, his goals are to promote safe practice through the implementation of clinical practice or evidence-based guidelines in the clinical area in order to achieve positive patient outcomes. He has a Ph.D. in Nursing
Stellenbosch University (SU), Cape Town, South Africa. He also has a Master’s in Nursing Sciences from Nelson Mandela University (NMU), Port Elizabeth, South Africa, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Nursing Education (PGDNE) from Stellenbosch University (SU), Cape Town, South Africa.
I have 5 years experience in the Private Health care industry and 10 years in the Pharmaceutical Industry. I have experience in dementia and Alzheimer's. I have in NQF 4 Qualification
Big Heart Carers was launched in the early stages of 2017. Big Heart Carers is paying homage to my parents. My father had Lewy Bodies Disease and my mother is a breast cancer and stroke survivor. I have treated each patient with the care that they deserve. I have worked with patients who have, or have had, Motor Neurone Disease; Dementia; Alzheimer’s; a Stroke; as well as Amputees.
My goal is to treat all patients with the dignity that they deserve, in the surroundings and comfort of their own homes. I work with integrity, honesty, and above all, a genuine passion for the job at hand. We have a genuine love for people.
Big Heart Carers is a family that treats all its patients with sincerity.
Amanda Leanne Van As
I see myself as an approachable person with pride in my work ethic and professional appearance. I have a hands-on attitude with an energetic approach to my career and work. I am quite happy working in my current work group, and I work well under pressure.
Fungai Bridgert Jaravani
I did my course at Hope Foundation at Famhelth Medipark in Govendale Port Elizabeth with sister Jacobs and Dr Govender in 2017.
I had Seven Patients, of which I helped them in their day-to-day routine, which included helping with their medication and exercise as well as cleaning and cooking for them.
I did my course at Hope Foundation at Famhelth Medipark in Govendale Port Elizabeth with sister Jacobs and Dr Govender in 2018.
I had four Patients, of which I helped them in their day-to-day routine, which included helping with their medication and exercise as well as cleaning and cooking for them.
Chantelle Le Roux
I am a qualified, dedicated caregiver with 6+ years of experience providing care and companionship for senior citizens. I have experience in supporting people with dementia with personal care, leisure and household tasks, with an emphasis on promoting and maintaining the patient’s wellbeing and independence. I monitor and record their vital signs and my observations are in line with professional guidelines and that I maintain patient confidentiality. I take pride in treating every individual with dignity, offering emotional support and empathy in addition to practical care.
Nurse / Care Giver
Liza is a Cardiac Thoracic Theatre Nurse who is a facilitator, Nurse, First aid Level 1-3 level, She has home-based caring and HIV Awareness and HIV training.
I am an open and honest hardworking individual, I believe that every person, no matter what their situation might be, deserves to be looked after properly, that their needs for a good quality life is met, and that they can go through life with dignity and peace of mind.
As a Care Worker, I take care of mostly the elderly and Frail. I have taken care of people who have Alzheimer's and Dementia, also bedridden patients. I have seen patients with bedsores and treatment thereof. At the moment I am taking care of an 85-year-old male who had 2 heart attacks, suffers from hypertension, and goes for dialysis and blood transfusions. I see to his daily needs, cook for him and check his vitals to make sure that all is in order. I also build a good relationship with his family to keep them up to date and give them peace of mind that their loved one is well taken care of. As a Carer, you need to have empathy, compassion, and patience in order to do your job to the best of your ability. This is my passion and I love every moment of what I do.