The holidays can be busy, hectic, fun, and exhausting. Caring for elderly parents can be difficult with all the holiday activity swirling around you. Now is the time to note the benefits of professional in-home care.

Homecare staff can help with transportation to family parties, or to church. Or running out to pick-up that last minute gift.

Caregivers provide some socialization to those who may be house-bound. As well as assistance in personal care such as bathing, dressing and grooming.

Functional services such as housekeeping will help with the tidy-up preparation for family visits, as well as with holiday decorations. A little help can go a long way this time of year – or anytime, for that matter. Keep your elderly parents safe and comfortable with private duty homecare services.

Wishing you all a joyous holiday season, and a healthy new year!

– John D. Miller is the founder/owner of Home Care Partners, LLC, a Massachusetts business providing private duty, personalized in-home assistance and companion care services to those needing help in daily activities and household functions. He can be reached at: (781) 378-2164; email: ; or online at: