Owner / Founder
Mary Peters is the owner and founder of Care For Life. Ms. Peters credits the Twenty-five year success of Care For Life to dedicated employees, steadfast collaboration with health professionals, community agencies and institutions, and the lifelong desire to educate and prepare Charleston seniors and their families for the later years.
Ms. Peters has worked for forty years at the national, state, and local levels in healthcare, business, and community work. She has worked in health care as an occupational therapist, federal lobbyist, hospital administrator, and educator. Ms. Peters received Certifications by The National Geriatric Care Management Association, The National Guardianship Association, and Leadership South Carolina. She holds degrees in Psychology, Occupational Therapy and Health Services Administration. Ms. Peters is a City of Charleston appointee to the Commission on the West Ashley Revitalization Committee. Ms. Peters enjoys bicycling vacations and beach reunions with her family. She is a golfer and belongs to many Charleston clubs and organizations.
Sheena Janse is an Aging Life Care Professional. She has been working with seniors for 30+ years. Prior to joining Care for Life six years ago, Sheena worked in a variety of senior care settings including: Sub Acute Rehab, Long Term Nursing Home, Assisted Living and Home Care. Sheena began her career in a mission based skilled nursing facility which drives her to incorporate the best interest of seniors served into the business model.
Volunteer activities include service on the Board of the South Carolina Association of Residential Care Homes, Greater Charleston Chapter in National Aging in Place and Low Country Senior Networking. For the past four years, she has been actively involved on the Planning Committee for the Charleston Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Sheena attributes her lifelong passion for seniors to the many hours spent as a child enjoying time with her Grandparents and elderly Great Aunts.