About Caressa Nursing Care Services

Changing The Way The World Ages.

We offer a person-centred approach to keeping seniors safe and sound at home, instead of anywhere else.
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About Caressa Nursing Care Services

Caressa is a private nursing practice that specialises in care for people at home as an alternative to hospitalisation and assistance in specialised care e.g. post hospitalisation, rehabilitation, step down/sub-acute facility, after a stroke or senior persons that have become frail. All care staff members work under the supervision of the Nursing Manager – Vanessa Scheepers.

Gerrie is a registered nurse in Community nursing and Psychiatric nursing as well as a post-qualification diploma in Trauma Nursing.

Vanessa has general and surgical nursing experience since 1988 as well as four years of trauma nursing experience.

Our Proud History

Caressa is a home nursing practice that specialises in care for people at home in different situations eg. post hospitalisation or in rehab after a stroke or senior persons that have become frail. All nurses and care workers work under the supervision of Registered Nurses Gerrie & Vanessa Scheepers.

Gerrie is a registered nurse in the community and psychiatric nursing as well as a post-qualification in trauma nursing. Vanessa has a general, surgical and trauma nursing experience since 1988. Both Gerrie & Vanessa have been involved in Home Nursing for 15 years and running a successful practice.
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Why Choose Caressa?

We are committed to being your shoulder to lean on and providing honest advice for your loved one’s situation during this delicate time.

Caressa is committed to providing high-quality health care services to individual patients and support to their families, as well as to other healthcare organizations in need of supplemental staffing (such as certified home health and hospice agencies, health plans, hospitals, nursing homes and assisted living facilities).

Our priority is to provide state-of-the-art and compassionate in-home care from highly-trained medical professionals and aides. To make good on this promise, proper training is paramount. Not only do we hire the most experienced personnel, but we provide them with in-depth care training so that they can deliver specialised care to our patients.


At Caressa, we believe everyone should have the opportunity to live a healthy, active and fulfilling life. This ethos is at the heart of everything we do.

We provide everyone we support with the opportunity to continue to live life to the full. We actively encourage Patients to become more self-reliant, to make decisions for themselves, and ultimately, to move on to more independent living arrangements.

We facilitate and support our Patients to pursue meaningful and personalised lifestyles. We provide informative care education to support each individual in their ongoing development.

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Our Testimonials


We were confident leaving our mother in Caressa’s quality care! They delivered a wonderful service with a personal touch!

Habib M.
Laudium, GP


Your help and assistance in this challenging period is greatly appreciated. Our entire family extends our thanks for all you have done.

Sarah M.
Caregiving Daughter


I am more than fully satisfied with the excellent service provided so carefully and so sincerely by caregivers.

Barbra S.
Villieria, GP


My mom’s primary caregiver was wonderful. the reg. nurse was wonderful and the overall experience was awesome!

Jennifer R.
Sandton, GP

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Our 97% client satisfaction rate is unparalleled in our field.

Our Leadership Team

Our home health care management team is highly experienced in delivering exceptional care and support for patients – regardless of age or specific medical needs.

The leadership team at Caressa discusses what home care means to them and how Caressa is changing the way the world ages.

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