New Director of Organizational Advancement for HomeCare & Hospice
Written by WBTA STAFF on December 17, 2018
HomeCare & Hospice is pleased to welcome Ink Young as new Director of Organizational Advancement, effective as of October 24, 2018. Young, originally a native of Finland who has been living in the United States since 1999, joins HomeCare & Hospice after having served as Program Director at the YMCA of the Twin Tiers for more than 15 years.
“HomeCare & Hospice is extremely pleased and very fortunate to have such a passionate, natural leader like Ink join our team,” said Carol Mahoney, CEO. “We are very excited to begin this new journey, and we look forward to reaching new milestones with her support,” she continued.
As Director of Organizational Advancement, Young will oversee communications, public relations and advancement efforts throughout HomeCare & Hospice’s primary four-county service area of Cattaraugus, Allegany, Genesee and Wyoming counties. HomeCare & Hospice provides management services to Total Senior Care as its parent organization, where Young will also extend her expertise in media and marketing areas. She holds a bachelor’s degree in communications from Plattsburgh State University and is currently pursuing a master’s in business administration.
“I am blessed and honored to be a part of HomeCare & Hospice’s dedicated team. This is an incredible organization that is deeply committed to providing high-quality care and support that is vital in our communities,” said Young. “I look forward to working with the staff and volunteers to advance our mission”, Young continued, “and help grow the availability of compassionate services that enrich the quality of life for frail elders and those facing the challenges of life-limiting illness.”
Ink Young is a mother of two boys, Miska and Juuso, and wife of local chiropractor, Dr. Andrew Young.
HomeCare & Hospice, a non-profit United Way agency, provides specialized medical care and social/emotional support for patients and families coping with life-limiting illness in Allegany, Cattaraugus, Genesee and Wyoming counties. Total Senior Care is a program of all-inclusive care for the elderly (PACE) with services in Allegany, Cattaraugus, and Chautauqua counties. Both entities are equal opportunity providers and employers.