Nora Margani is Avila’s Caregiver of the Month for August, 2022!

Nora is an exceptional Caregiver- she cares deeply for her Avila clients and understands their needs. Nora is the consummate professional and is incredibly thorough when she provides care. She is communicative and detail-oriented. We are very fortunate to have Nora on the Avila Home Care team- congratulations!

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Staying Cool During Summer Heat

July 21, 2017

While it is great for seniors to get outside and enjoy the sunshine, summer heat can be a serious concern. Here, the homecare experts at Avila Home Care detail best practices to stay cool during summer weather. Seniors are especially susceptible to heat-related illnesses, and a large portion of heat-related deaths are those 65 and…

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Meet Susan Skoda,
Business Manager at Avila Home Care!

December 4, 2020

Originally from Rockville, Maryland, Susan has extensive experience in administrative business management, and has worked in the HVAC and financial industries for two decades. Susan began her career working with The Trane Company in their Washington, DC office, and transferred to the Baltimore office when she got married. Next, she worked at T. Rowe Price…

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Life, Liberty and Chemistry- Avila Client Margaret Sellmayer

May 11, 2022

Margaret Sellmayer has abundant wisdom and a quick wit to share with Avila in this feature story. A renowned chemist for decades, loyal to her family and friends, and a woman of deep faith, at 92 years old, Margaret is a remarkable Avila Home Care Client, as well as long-time Oak Crest Senior Living Community resident and an inductee into the Maryland Senior Citizens Hall of Fame.

Margaret shares, “The secret to a long life is (1) faith in God and (2) a positive attitude- I have a lot to be grateful for; God is good!”

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