579 D'Onofrio Drive #10, Madison, WI 53719
(608) 218-4861

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If you're looking for help from a home care agency in yoru area, our team of in home caregivers is uniquely qualified and professionally trained to support seniors

Every member at our home care agency is professional and well trained. We conduct a thorough screening and interviewing process to identify the best in home caregivers, and only those who pass this process go on to complete training to deliver our special brand of care, Interactive Caregiving.  What truly sets our people apart, though, is their natural gift for caring for others. 

Comfort Keepers provides care that makes a difference in the lives of seniors and other adults. Whether personal care services (bathing, toileting, dressing, ambulating, transferring, feeding, etc.), companionship services or in home safety solutions, our in home caregivers provide the support that improves lives and enables independent living at home. 

In Home Caregivers Deliver Interactive Caregiving™

Study after study shows that keeping individuals engaged in life mentally, emotionally, physically, and socially can make a difference in their well-being. At Comfort Keeper of Madison, WI we call this Interactive Caregiving. It gives our clients a more healthy and meaningful quality of life.  Transforming daily activities into interactive activities helps keep people strong and improves their health and outlook on life and reduces the risks for injury, depression and symptoms of dementia.

All of our in home caregivers pass extensive background checks and complete continuing education. They are bonded, insured and covered by workers' compensation insurance to protect our clients and their families.  If you would like to learn more about the services from your local Comfort Keepers home care agency, contact us or call (608) 218-4861 anytime to schedule a free in-home care consultation.

Looking To Join Our Home Carey Agency?

Comfort Keepers of Madison, WI is happy to announce that we are currently seeking out individuals that have the same drive and love for others as our Comfort Keepers do!  If you would like to be part of a team that is there to encourage you, have your back, and help you be the best you can be, then check out our location's careers page to learn more and apply today



Our Team Members

James Rudolph

President & CEO

James Rudolph has been involved in Comfort Keepers from its inception and has risen from being a caregiver to scheduler to General Manager. He has served in virtually every position within the organization. Jim is responsible for all aspects of the operation. He is especially wonderful w ith elders and possesses an innate ability to communicate with them and secure their respect. Jim provides strategic and dynamic leadership through proper planning, team development and management direction. He also ensures client satisfaction w ith all aspects of the care giving process, ensuring that Comfort Keepers of Madison meets and exceeds the requirements set forth in its mission and vision statements. Whether it is companionship home care or personal care, Jim makes sure it gets done well. He is also a Certified Senior Advisor (CSA) and a member of the Society of Certified Senior Advisors.

Stephen Rudolph


Stephen P. Rudolph, FACHE, is a board certified health care executive and a Fellow in the American College of Health Care Executives (FACHE). He has nearly thirty years in the health care management field with operational and sales experience in hospitals, health care associations, clinics, HMOs, PPOs and insurance companies. He has been the Chief Operating Officer of a statew ide insurance company, helped start up and operate one of the first HMOs in Dane County and has served as Vice President, Corporate Business Development Sales and Service at the state’s largest PPO. He is an active health care and insurance consultant. He has a Master’s Degree in Health Care Administration from George Washington University in Washington DC and has been a licensed Nursing Home Administrator since 1975. He is also a Certified Senior Advisor (CSA) and a member of the Society of Certified Senior Advisors.

Julie Schultz


Julie Shultz has worked for Comfort Keepers for 4 years.  She is a registered nurse with a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Edgewood College in Madison.  Julie also has her Care Manager Certification, along with 30 years experience in the field of nursing in geriatrics and home care.  Along with her husband, they have one grown child.  

DR. Richard Hendricks

MD Co-Medical Director

Richard Hendricks, MD is a well-known board certified family practice physician who has served the Madison area for more than forty years. He has been the Medical Director (Vice-President of Medical Affairs) at St. Marys Hospital Medical Center in Madison since 1996. Dr. Hendricks provides medical analysis and conducts group training and education to improve the knowledge, proficiency and efficiency of the Comfort Keepers staff. 

DR. Greg Sheehy

MD Co-Medical Director

Mary Rudolph


Mary Rudolph, RN-C is a certified gerontologic nurse and provides consulting services to Comfort Keepers of Madison. She has worked in a variety of nursing positions, including as a staff nurse at George Washington University Hospital, Director of Nursing at a nursing home and currently is Director of an assisted living facility in the greater Madison area. She has over thirty years as a registered nurse and has chosen to focus on the field of elder care. Mary assists Comfort Keepers of Madison in aspects of Personal Care, Training and oversight of care. She prepares the personal care plans for the elders we serve and is responsible for evaluation of the care received. 

Mike Wright

Operations Manager

Operations Manager at Comfort Keepers, 2009 to present
Caregiver/ Certified Nursing Assistant, 2003 to present

Certified Nursing Assistant Course, Madison Area Technical College (2007)
Promoted to operations manager in 2009 after 6 years as a caregiver/CNA.

Jason Schwartzlow

Human Resources Manager

Jason was born and raised in Edgerton WI and currently reside there.   He obtained his Bachelor Degree in Human Resource Management back in 2012 but was not satisfied so he went on and obtained his MBA with an emphasis in Organizational Development.  Jason has worked in an office environment for many years in many different capacities including accounting, office administration and currently Human Resources.  Jason really enjoys his work and looks forward to working with Comfort Keepers for years to come.

Amy Kolze


Darian Dalsen

Community Relations Executive

Richard Lornson

Community Relations Executive

Jane DeSmet

Finance Manager

Terry Hanson

Client Care Coordinator



Cooper is a 7 year old Labrador-Weimaraner mix who was rescued by Jim three years ago.  He comes to work daily, and is responsible for greeting people who come in the door.  We have found that he is especially sensitive to women, as he is very protective of them.  When Cooper isn't sharing his love with all that come in, he spends a good deal of his work life sleeping on his couch.

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Comfort Keepers of Madison, WI provides in home senior care to residents in the following areas:

Albion, Ashton, Basco, Black Earth, Blue Mounds, Brooklyn, Burke, Columbus, Cottage Grove, Dayton, DeForest, Dodgeville, Door Creek, East Bristol, East Madison, EdgertonEvansville, Fitchburg, Isthmus, Kegonsa, Klevenville, Lodi, Madison, Marxville, Mazomanie, McFarland, Middleton, Monona, Montrose, Morrisonville, Mount Horeb, Mount Vernon, North Isthmus, Norway Grove, Oregon, Paoli, Pierceville, Pine Bluff, Roxbury, Rutland, Stone, Stoughton, Sun Prairie, Token Creek, Utica, Vermont, Verona, Waunakee, Windsor

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