Sharone Shackleford is Avila’s Caregiver of the Month for January, 2022!

Avila is delighted to share that Sharone Shackleford is our Caregiver of the Month for January 2022!  Sharone joined Avila in early 2018.  During her tenure, she has been an integral part of the team serving countless clients. Sharone is dedicated and hard-working, and exhibits a very strong level of commitment to her clients.  She has especially gone above and beyond throughout the pandemic to make sure clients get the care they need.  We are so thankful to have Sharone on the Avila team!

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