what we offer

A Hand at Home offers support for the entire household when a new baby arrives. 

For You: 

  • Assistance with the transition into parenthood
  • Physical and emotional postpartum support
  • Help with bonding with your baby/babies
  • Resources and Referrals
  • Companionship
  • Help with baby registry
  • We provide you with time to sleep (during the day and overnight!)

For Your Newborn(s):

  • Nonjudgemental support surrounding feeding (of any kind)
  • Bathing and Diapering 
  • Infant Soothing Techniques 
  • Sleep Schedule
  • Baby Wearing
  • Help selecting baby products

For Your Family:

  • Sibling care, toddler adjustment
  • Assistance with pet adjustment
  • Tips to help ensure a smooth transition
  • Partner care 
  • Nutrition/exercise 
  • Finding a nanny/babysitter

For Your Household:

  • Meal preparation
  • Laundry 
  • Nursery organization
  • Grocery shopping/errand running

who we are

Danni Lerner is a DONA trained postpartum doula. Receiving her Masters in Teaching from the department of Child Study and Human Development from Tufts University, she is highly educated and knowledgable about development and care. Danni was a full time nanny for 5 years in Boston and has cared for dozens of families over the years.