A joyful heart is good medicine,
but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.   PROVERBS 17:22

About JoyCare, Inc.

 

Jennifer Bird is a licensed and registered Occupational Therapist with more than fifteen years of experience treating the geriatric population.  Upon graduation from the University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jennifer began her career at Methodist Rehabilitation Center where she gained experience in treating victims of strokes and brain injuries and orthopedic surgery cases with emphasis on hip and knee replacements, amputees, and generalized weakness clients.  Following her tenure at MRC, Jennifer found her true passion caring for the geriatric population in various assisted living facilities.  She has served as an Occupational Therapist, and she has also been a Director of Rehabilitation Services.  Jennifer is committed to providing quality, individualized
care that enhances the lives of those whom she serves.

Joy Care, Inc. is unique because we offer the benefits of skilled individuals who provide attention and services that maximize the independence and safety of our clients.  Every session is individualized to help each client meet his or her personal goals.  Joy Care, Inc. strives to keep clients as active and mentally alert as possible.  While we are not a therapy service, we are much more than a traditional sitter service.   Joy Care, Inc. can help maintain the emotional well-being of our clients and help improve quality of life.  Attention is given to the following areas:  life skills, promotion of an active lifestyle, mental alertness, companionship, organization, and education.