(301) 251-1475 slhecht@comcast.net

Helping Hands is a household staffing agency specializing in the placement of Legal filipino household help.

Stephanie L. Hecht ~ Owner of Helping Hands

Since 1980 I have been working with families to place qualified, experienced, legal, live-in, live-out, full-time and part time help.  I am the only person who will be working with your account and am available to discuss your needs 7 days a week.   Each applicate will be thoroughly interviewed by me and will have have had a thorough and intensive background check.


Serving Washington DC and Surrounding Areas and The East and West Coasts of Florida

We offer some of the best domestic care professionals in the Washington DC area serving Northwest Washington DC, Capitol Hill, and Chevy Chase Maryland. We also serve all locations in Montgomery County Maryland, Bethesda, Chevy Chase, and Potomac. Other areas include all locations in Northern Virginia: Alexandria, Arlington, Great Falls, Herndon, Mclean, Middleburg, and Vienna. We have recently expanded to both the east and west coasts of Florida including Miami, Miami Beach, Palm Beach, Naples and nearby communities throught Florida.

Domestic Placement Offered

Child Care

  • Nanies (Specialize in Filipino nannies)
  • Private Teachers (w/Bachelor’s or advanced degrees)
  • Nursemaids (New born care)


  • Private Gourmet Chefs
  • Cooks

Domestic Staffing

  • Housekeepers
  • Laundress
  • Couples
  • Houseman
  • Gardeners

Elderly Care

  • Companions
  • Nurses

Personal Staffing

  • Estate Managers
  • Household Managers
  • Personal Secretaries
  • Assistant Secretaries
  • Chauffeurs
  • Butler/Major Domo