Family Tree In-Home Care and Evergreen Private Care Unite to Better Serve the Greater Houston Community

Family Tree In-Home Care and Evergreen Private Care Unite to Better Serve the Greater Houston Community

Houston, TX, July 20, 2021 –Family Tree In-Home Care (Family Tree) and Evergreen Private Care of Houston (Evergreen), the two largest concierge-level caregiving, private nursing, and care management firms in the Greater Houston Area, have announced the two companies have merged.  The union brings together a high-touch, nurse-driven provider in Evergreen and an award-winning, locally owned operator in Family Tree. The vision for the combined team is to both unite and elevate two premier companies as the unequivocal top choice for Houston seniors and their families seeking a better aging experience™.

Family Tree and Evergreen, led locally by Audrey Winders and Laura Cook, respectively, offer a full suite of private aging services, including personal care, companionship, meal prep, light housekeeping, disease management, Alzheimer’s care, medication management, skilled nursing, and care management coordination.

“We have always held Evergreen in the highest esteem due to its reputation and caliber of care,” stated Daniel Gottschalk, President of Family Tree. “Given our aligned mission and dedication to remaining the elite providers of private aging services for Houstonians, we are elated to announce this union.”

“I have always strongly felt that, apart from Evergreen, Family Tree is the only Houston agency I’d trust with my loved one, so it is fitting that our teams’ next chapters be shared arm-in-arm with one another,” stated Keren Wheeler, CEO of Evergreen. Laura Cook, co-founder of Evergreen, added, “I could not be more proud to align with our colleagues at Family Tree, and am invigorated to continue the legacy we envisioned when we formed Evergreen over a decade ago.”


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    Local leadership at both companies will remain in place and continue to lead their teams with an expanded pool of professional caregivers and private nurses. Today, Family Tree and Evergreen provide full-service senior care to some of the most discerning and distinguished members of the Houston community. Once fully integrated, the companies will emerge as a single brand to continue to serve Houston with industry-leading customer service and consistent, exceptional care.

    “We’re truly building a better aging experience right here at our flagship location, and uniting our teams is transformational for Family Tree,” stated Alex Bonetti, Founder and CEO of Family Tree. “We’re incredibly humbled and excited to join forces to keep striving for Better Care. Better Health. Every Day.”

    About Family Tree In-Home Care

    Founded in 2011, Family Tree In-Home Care is locally owned and operated by Alex Bonetti and Daniel Gottschalk. Headquartered in Houston, the company is a premiere, concierge aging company with Texas offices in Austin, Clear Lake, Houston, San Antonio, and The Woodlands, as well as two Colorado locations in Denver and Boulder. The company provides professional caregiving, private nursing, and care management services to help families navigate aging, illness, and disability.

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    About Evergreen Private Care

    Evergreen Private Care of Houston was founded in Houston, Texas in 2009 by entrepreneur and nurse Keren Wheeler. Keren, along with Jerry Wheeler and Laura Cook, worked diligently for over a decade setting a standard for excellence. Evergreen exists to enhance quality of life and human dignity by providing skilled, compassionate, and culturally competent care. Keren Wheeler also founded and currently serves as the owner and CEO of Evergreen Private Care of Florida, which has proudly earned accreditation by the Commission for Health Care. Prior to forming Evergreen, Wheeler co-founded premier Florida agency Family Private Care in 1997.

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