Franciscan Ever There Care
273 Finch Ave
Meriden, CT 06451
"I couldn’t do without Franciscan Ever There Care. I feel like each and every homemaker I’ve met is like one of my daughters. They treat my house and my belongings like they were their own. They are all so wonderful and they make me happy."
- J. L.
Christopher LaRiviere has been the Executive Director of Franciscan Ever There Care since its founding in 2010. Chris got his start working with American Medical Response where he experienced firsthand the importance of having a safe home environment and in-home care and monitoring. His knowledge of the homecare field and sensitivity to clients’ needs have helped Franciscan Ever There Care to grow steadily over the past several years.
Chris lives in Waterbury, CT with his wife and two sons.
Listen to a message from Christopher LaRiviere the Director of Franciscan Ever There Care
Jenny Lauretano has been the Staff Supervisor since the company’s founding in 2010. Jenny had previously worked as a scheduler for Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care and she jumped at the opportunity to be a part of this affiliate company. Throughout the years she has trained and managed every FETC staff member, ensuring that they are capable caregivers.
Jenny lives in Avon, CT.
Christina ‘Nina’ Caro, LPN
Christina ‘Nina’ Caro, LPN, has been the Nurse on Staff since 2010. Nina began working as a visiting nurse at Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care before she was invited to join the newly formed Franciscan Ever There Care. With exceptional nursing expertise and perception she manages clients’ care plans and practical staff training.
Nina lives in Meriden, CT with her family.
Sister Suzanne Gross, F.S.E.
Sister Suzanne Gross, F.S.E. is the Director of Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care. Sister Suzanne works closely with the staff of Franciscan Ever There Care to strengthen the synergic relationship between these complementary services. Sister Suzanne received her Masters in Public Administration from University of Hartford and has been Director of Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care since 1987.
Sister Suzanne lives at the motherhouse community of the Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist in Meriden, CT.