Our Team – Nikoniko Home Care

Introducing Our Management Team

Meet our happy team and staff who bring a smile to your face

Yuko Abeyama

Director of Care

Born in Tokyo, Japan. She has been in Canada for 23 years and has lived in Vancouver for 16 years. She is a registered nurse in Canada and Japan. With her natural cheerfulness, she is passionate about health education. Yuko is learning the depth and sacredness of this field by witnessing the older adults are revitalized by Nikoniko services. She is currently contributing articles to The Fraser magazine.
Kimi Poole

Care Manager

Originally from Kyoto, Japan, and came to Vancouver on a working holiday. Kimi loves her job and wanted to gain more knowledge and skills, so she attended Capilano University's Health Care Assistant program in 2020 and became a Canadian care aide. She always wants to be humble and sincere in her care.
Kaz Imaisumi


Originally from Aichi, Japan, Kaz came to Vancouver in 1999. She is currently working as a home care worker in a public system as well. She has cared for over 2,000 people in 35 countries, and she is always busy driving around Vancouver, excited to meet new clients.
Hisashi Sugano

Education Leader

Having been in Canada for over five years and currently live in Abbotsford, Hisashi has worked for Nikoniko Home Care for a year. He was a care aide in a nursing home in Japan. He is from Takayama in Gifu. His favorite food is Pho (vietnamese noodle). His dream is to be a registered nurse in Canada in the future.