Meet our team of caring, compassionate professionals, dedicated to providing you and your family the best in-home care and support for your individual needs and preferences.

Our Team


John Herbert

John joined Home Instead Senior Care establishing the Melbourne Inner North office in 2017 with co-owner Billy Skoric.

John has project management and consultation experience. With a Bachelor of Science specialising in Geographic information science and cartography he has experience in environmental management, emergency response and community engagement areas.

As Director he oversees the business management to ensure a high level of customer service and support.

John is community-minded with a passion for maintaining the independence of seniors in their choice of care. He focuses on ensuring the right CAREGiver team is available to provide compatible and high quality support.

Having a positive and approachable approach to work John ensures interactions with Home Instead are in the best interests of clients in need and their families.


Billy Skoric

Billy joined the Home Instead Senior Care group establishing the Melbourne Inner North office in 2017 with co-owner John Herbert.

Billy has extensive health industry experience. She has co-ordinated research programs for respiratory disease and implementation of testing laboratories and practices to ensure quality of care for both children and adults. She has a caring nature and has great rapport with everyone she works with; Clients, their families and the team to ensure best care. One of her assets is thinking outside the box to problem solve complex situations.

With a Bachelor of Science specialising in Biology/Biological Sciences, Billy has knowledge in medical conditions and the effects these can have on individuals living in the community.

As Director, at Home Instead, Billy oversees the quality of care packages and delivery of best practice by the team of CAREGivers.

Billy has a caring and logical approach to work and ensures that all aspects of care are planned and meet the particular wishes of clients and their families. With a multi-disciplinary focus, care is provided in various settings, dependent on the needs of clients.