Read & VaNae Flake, RN, started Assisting Hands – Pearland as a family business to help seniors and others in their community. VaNae has been a Registered Nurse for over 20 years and particularly enjoys working in the geriatric field. Having helped care for her own grandparents, she knew that she could offer relief and comfort to the aged members of her community and support for their family members. After a successful career with several Fortune 500 firms, Read wanted to reach out and touch lives in a way that his work in other companies never could. His business experience has helped him to build a strong company that provides high-quality service focused on the client’s needs. Read and VaNae are the parents of six children and are dedicated to providing a trusted home care service to bless the lives of individuals and families in their community.
VaNae Flake, RN
Owner & Director of Nursing
VaNae has been a Registered Nurse for over 20 years and is licensed in the states of Illinois and Texas. She has served as a geriatric nurse and also as a home health caregiver. A dedicated mother, nurse, and citizen, VaNae has always sought ways to make a positive impact on the community. She helps as a school nurse and is an Cub Scout leader. When she learned of Assisting Hands, she knew that she could offer relief and comfort to the aged members of her community and support for their family members.
Owner & President
Read has an extensive background in business, and is eager to use his knowledge and experience to reach out and touch lives in a way that his work in other companies never could. He feels driven to provide high-quality service, and has found that his experience in operations, marketing and product experience in retail and airline industries have taught him skills and practices that are easily applicable to running a trustworthy, devoted care service that makes a lasting difference in the community.