About Us

Meet the Owners

Verly Young-Polk OWNER / DIRECTOR

A dedicated professional, committed to preserving the dignity and independence of the elderly. Retired from Our Lady of the Lake RMC after more than 25 years of service. Positions included staff nurse on medical/surgical unit, and Program Supervisor/LPN at St. Francis.


A versatile, results-oriented professional with 30-plus years of personal experience caring for the elderly in various settings. Developed a passion for working with the elderly while ministering to his aging grandparents. Collaborative leader with vision and insight; his plans for expansion and/or change assure exceptional client care as always a top priority. Graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Dillard University.

Henry Young, Sr. & Verly Mae Martin Young In Tribute

Mr. and Mrs. Henry Young, Sr. established a lifelong legacy of loving service to their family and countless others during their lives. Mrs. Verly Young Polk (daughter) and Mr. Hamah Young (grandson) dedicate the loving care provided by Our House For Respite to their memory.