Berita Simmons owns Helping Hearts In-Home Care, LLC, headquartered at 6588 Main Street in Gloucester, with her husband Gary.
Established in 2019, Helping Hearts offers non-medical in-home services, including meal preparation, laundry, light housekeeping, grocery shopping, transportation, errands, companionship, medication reminders, and personal care.
“In this business, meeting the demand and finding the right employees with compassion is challenging,” Simmons said. “This isn’t just a job. It takes a special person to have patience and empathy for our seniors and their families.”
Originally from Ohio, Simmons has lived in Gloucester for 15 years. She and Gary have two sons, Jeremy and Justin.
She worked in health care management for 17 years, financial management for seven years and as a business owner for four years. Simmons holds a master of arts in human services with a focus on executive leadership from Liberty University. She also has a bachelor’s degree in family re...
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