Helping families since 2012
Liberty Homecare Options is family owned and operated homecare agency. Lucia Catalano, embraces being a small company, "it allows us to understand the personal needs and care a family can have.”
Lucia DeVivo Catalano, APRN, BC, Founder/Owner
Lucia Catalano has been a Nurse Practitioner for 30 years specializing in general and behavioral health experience. Prior to establishing Liberty Homecare, Lucia created MedOptions, where she served as CEO and Clinical Director for 13 years.
Lucia’s focus is on Behavioral Health, specializing in Dementia /Alzheimer’s and other cognitive disorders. At Liberty, she developed client-centered assessment methodologies benefiting individuals and their families.
With a philosophy based on compassionate, personalized, and evidence based care. Lucia advocates continual learning for her staff. Lucia says it best, “We believe being on the forefront of homecare trends is vital for our individuals to maintain their highest level of independence while living at home.”
Cristina Meehan aprn, pmhnp-bc Clinical director
Cristina is board certified through the ANCC as a psychiatric nurse practitioner. She has been in the behavioral health field for over 15 years. As the clinical director Cristina uses her behavioral health experience to provide additional training and support to staff and families of Liberty Homecare Options. She has set up programs for staff such as “care for the caregiver,” to promote staff self care and their mental, emotional, and physical health. Cristina is also the co founder of Liberty Integrated Behavioral Health where she provides individual psychiatric assessments and medication management.
Sylvia Lutkowska, B.S., Vice President
Sylvia Lutkowska has a bachelors degree in Criminology. Her experience and education has enabled her to understand mental health disorders and behaviors. Understanding the dynamics of behavioral health symptoms has enhanced her ability to be a resource for Liberty Homecare Options staff.
Sylvia’s additional experience has been in the finance and business administration. Her extensive knowledge and organization has been an essential part of Liberty Homecare Options fiscal responsibilities. This has led Sylvia to her current endeavor of obtaining a Masters Degree in Business Administration.