Dedication. Expertise. Passion.
These are the people who make us Big Heart Carers. Each individual brings their own expertise and experience to ensure the best care possible.
You are the reason why
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.
Second In Charge
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.
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. He has a Ph.D. in Nursing, Stellenbosch University (SU), Cape Town, a Master’s in Nursing Sciences from Nelson Mandela University (NMU), Port Elizabeth, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Nursing Education (PGDNE) from Stellenbosch University (SU), Cape Town, South Africa
Amanda 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.
Many years of experience in Catheter care (change catheter) , Trach care (change the inner tube trach ), Pegcare (cleaning Pegcare + feeding patient with Pegcare), Bathing patient ( shaving + wash patient hair + body wash), check patient Vitals ( Bp, Sats, HR),
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 help patients in their day-to-day routine, which included helping with their medication and exercise as well as cleaning and cooking for them. I have helped patients with Dementia, Strokes and am currently helping a lady with blindness and beginning stages of Dementia. Course completed at Hope Foundation with Sister Jacobs and Dr Govender
I am a hardworking driven individual who isn't afraid to face a challenge. I am a bubbly people's person and passionate about my work and know how to get the job done. I am an honest and reliable. I have previous experience with dementia and cancer patients also patients with Parkinson's.
I have 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. I have helped Dementia, Alzheimer’s and stroke patients.
Course completed at Hope Foundation with Sister Jacobs and Dr Govender
I've been on this journey caring for the elderly for the past 3 years and am fully certified.
I have been working as a private caregiver but also for Nazareth House.
I have dealt with Dementia .Alzheimer's and Stroke patients.
Jeamre' de Villiers
I started this journey caring for a friend that was wheelchair bound after a serious accident which caused severe spinal injuries. With 7+ years experience I have Cared for patients with Strokes, Dementia, Multiple Sclerosis and patients who are bedbound.
Duties include cleaning, feeding, medication, changing diapers, catheters and bedding.
Eric Larbi is a senior enrolled nurse with 5 years working experience from Sefwi Wiawso nursing training school in the western north region of Ghana. Clinical's and Practical's done at the 37 Military hospital in Accra (Ghana)during my studies.
Whiles on duty I was mostly assigned to the Emergency Department and other wards where I demonstrated great professionalism to both client and staff, leading to my promotion to senior enrolled nurse grade.
I am a Caregiver with over 10years of experience. I've first started to gain experience working in the UK at Yanwath Care Home from 2002 to 2007. Working with the Elderly with Alzheimers and Dementia. Which after i came back to SA, and graduated at Robin Trust Homebased Nursing School in 2008. Where my practical took me to Huisgenot and Aurora where i ended up staying working with kids with special needs at the Care Home. I also got the opportunity during covid to complete my journey at Orsmond TB Hospital assisting to the need of TB patients and Covid.