Peter DiMaria is a successful business entrepreneur from the Enfield Connecticut and East Longmeadow Massachusetts area. He is the founder of Home Helpers Home Care and ATS (Accu Time Systems).
In a few years, Peter DiMaria established Home Helpers Home Care as the most trusted and respected Home Care agency in our community. It specializes in Senior Care, Dementia Care, and Alzheimer’s Care in Enfield, Suffield, Somers, Tolland, Vernon, Longmeadow, East Longmeadow, and all of North Central CT and Western MA. Peter is an Alzheimer’s Care and Dementia Care trainer certified by the Avila Institute of Gerontology program, in Germantown, New York.
Peter is a member of the board of North Central Connecticut Chamber of Commerce; member of the Advisory Board for Stone Academy; and a Guest Lecturer at Enfield Adult and Continuing Education, on the subjects of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care.
In its short existence, Home Helpers in Enfield, covering North Central CT and Western MA, accrued several accolades, including:
- The only agency in Enfield to earn the Best of Home Care: Provider of Choice in 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016;
- North Central CT Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year;
- Caring Star 2019: Best In-Home Care;
- Home Care Pulse: Trusted Provider;
- A+ rated Accredited Business by the Better Business Bureau (BBB);
- A+ rated Home Care Agency by the Home Care Standards Bureau;
- Corporate Member Associate of Home Care Association of America.
Interview with Home Helpers Home Care owner Peter DiMaria
Peter DiMaria is an entrepreneur with over 20 years’ experience in the management of electronic devices industries. He built his company in Ellington, CT, developing it to become a major multi-million multi-national player in the sector. In 2010 Peter sold his business to a large publicly traded Japanese Corporation.
Not ready for retirement, he decided to start a Home Helpers office in North-Central CT, as a means of making a difference in other people’s lives. Being an Enfield CT resident most of his life, Peter wanted to give back to his the community. His interest in Home Helpers is also personal: it came from the experience of being one of the family members looking after his parents, whose desire was to stay in their home in their final years.
"Our mission is to offer our clients the same quality of care we would like for our family," he explains. "We aim to be the most respected and trusted home care agency in North Central Connecticut."
Peter DiMaria is an alumnus of the Suffield Academy. He has a BS in Mathematics from the Boston College and an MBA from Western New England University.
In this personal report, Peter tells in his own words how and why he decided to create Home Helpers.