Juliane Bigelow founded Care Quest in 1997 after a successful career as a Physical Therapist treating patients in Hospitals and Skilled Nursing Facilities. Care Quest is one of the first placement agencies in the Bay Area, born with a mission to educate clients and their families about the landscape of assisted care options as they relate to the client's cognitive status, care requirements, safety concerns and mobility. Juliane has spent decades advocating for elders and their families. Her trusted network has been nurtured since 1990 and is robust with experienced, well-respected colleagues and professionals in the field of aging. The Care Quest team supports Contra Costa and Alameda Counties with offices in Walnut Creek and Oakland.