Why Choose Home Care?

Here's Why:

Improves the quality of life

It enables individual to remain in the comfort and privacy of their own home during times of illness, disability, and recuperation.

Cost Effective

Room and board expenses of institutionalization are eliminated. Many new portable high technology series are available at home at reduced costs.

Preserves independence

Home care allows you to keep your dignity, with some assistance, individuals can continue to live at home and avoid institutionalization.

Peace of Mind

Take comfort in knowing your loved ones are in good hands.


Because of the familiar home environment, there is reduced risk of falls, and also reduced risk of infections.

The “Graying of Nations”

By the year 2030, it is estimated that there will be 60 million older Americans- more than twice the number in 1990.

Personal Care

Non/Medical Assistance who are involved with the clients personal care and assist with activities of daily living such as transferring, mobility, dressing and grooming, bathing, toileting, doing exercises, ...

Promotes Healing

There is scientific evidence that patients heal faster at home.

Reduced Stress

People prefer to recover at home, soothed by the sanctity of their family environment.


Why Choose Us?

Heres Why:


The Best Caregivers

Pear Tree Home Care has by far the strictest standards in the industry when it comes to selecting its caregivers. We want you to be able to put your worries to rest knowing that your loved ones are in good hands. It is our policy at Pear Tree Home Care to only assign clients with a caretaker that they would feel comfortable personally assigning to their own grandparent.


Customer Service

We are available 24/7/365 to help you with your home care needs.



From our directors to our caregivers, we are all passionate about our patients and about private duty home care. Our entire staff is committed to providing the highest quality care, centered on our patient’s lives. We are excited to welcome you to the Pear Tree Family!

At Pear Tree Home Care

We Only Hire the Highest Quality Caregivers


Thorough telephone pre-screening interview to ascertain two-year minimum caregiver experience and job qualifications.  Secondary interview ...

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Reference Checks

Three job-related references are obtained. Pre-employment screening to ensure candidate’s qualifications and backgrounds are verified and ...

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Health Status of Personnel

Pear Tree shall ensure that he/she is free from any health impairment that is of ...

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Verify valid Drivers License and regular DMV checks. Must give proof of motor vehicle insurance.

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Criminal Background Checks

The agency shall perform Federal and State background checks. State criminal history and sex offender ...

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Continuing Education

We offer further education to all caregivers through The Institute for Professional Care Education.

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Meet our Staff

Zachary Holtmeier-Brasier

Co-Founder and Director of Operations

Home Care Des Peres

Patricia Holtmeier

Co-Founder and Director of Nursing


Pear Tree Home Care - A Private Home Care Agency

Helping you stay in the home you love.

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