Geetika Sinha - SitByCare

Titli, which means butterfly, was the loving nickname Geetika had for Akanksha, which is now the logo and central theme of SitByCare, as a tribute to Akanksha.

Akanksha was a freshman at University of Chicago and wanted to become a child neurologist. She was born & raised in Houston, Texas.

We rise by lifting others....

Welcome to SitByCare, where health sitters are matched to patients deserving of companionship. Founder Geetika Sinha, who holds a Masters Degree in Accounting and a Bachelor’s Degree in Education from the University of Houston, started this journey when her only child Akanksha spent two and a half months in the intensive care unit due to a prolonged, critical illness. This long hospitalization exposed Geetika to one of the most uncomfortable realities patients and their families face in medical & care facilities—loneliness