Meet the Team

  • Experience

    In 2000, Sangita Devi Dasi (Susan Pattinson, RN, CHPN) and Jusaniya Devi Dasi (Judy Harris, RN, BSN) co-founded Vaishnavas C.A.R.E. Sangita authored book “The Final Journey–Complete Hospice Care” (Torchlight Publishing) for Departing Vaishnavas. Devotees around the world now had a hands-on manual to follow when caring for a dying loved one.

  • Local

    Vaishnavas CARE Team for NC has close nit of Medical Professionals across Raleigh/Cary/Morrisville locations in North Carolina. Depending on your needs and where you are located, any of these experienced, trained volunteers can be contacted

  • Global

    Established Bhaktivedanta Hospice in Vrindavan, India which offers free of charge home and inpatient hospice care for approximately 200 terminally ill local people per month.  Vaishnavas CARE teams are also located in Mauritius, Terni, Italy; Quanzhou, China; and Eastern Europe.

    1. Vamanadeva Das, John Pattinson, B.S. Computer Science

    Treasurer of Vaishnavas C.A.R.E., Inc.Vamanadeva Das is a Senior Network Engineer by profession with many years of hospital administration experience.

    1. Sangita Devi Dasi, Susan Pattinson, Registered Nurse, Certified in Hospice and Palliative Care

    Co-Founder Vaishnavas CARE, Inc.; New Goloka North Carolina Vaishnavas CARE Hillsborough Team Leader.

    1. Drishta Das, David Maclachlan, Retired Social Worker

    Drishta Das is our Vaishnavas CARE Team Leader for New Goloka in Raleigh/Cary/Morrisville, North Carolina; He is also the ISKCON GBC Regional Secretary

    1. Jayasri Devi Dasi, Jaessica Hairston, M.D. Board Certified Psychiatrist

    Jayasri Devi Dasi is a Vaishnavas CARE Team Volunteer for our New Goloka V-Care Team in Hillsborough, North Carolina and Disciple of HH Bir Krishna Maharaj.

    1. Ujjvala Rasajna Devi Dasi, Dr. Usha Reddy, Internal Medicine

    Ujjavala Rasajna is a Vaishnavas CARE Team Volunteer for our New Goloka Team in Raleigh/Cary/ Morrisville in North Carolina

    1. Satyavati Devi Dasi, Registered Nurse

    Satyavati Devi Dasi is a member of the Durham, North Carolina Vaishnavas CARE Team. She is a Consultant/Fundraiser and a Disciple of His Holiness Indradyumna Swami.

    1. Sathviradha Devi Dasi, Registered Nurse

    Sathviradha Dasi is a volunteer on our Raleigh, Cary, Morrisville Vaishnavas Care Team. She is a disciple of His Holiness Jayapataka Swami.

    1. Uttara Devi Dasi, Ellen Pallme, LCSW, Specializes in Counseling,

    Vaishnavas CARE Team Leader for New Goloka in Durham, North Carolina; Vaishnavas CARE Grief Support Group Counselor