FirstLight HomeCare Rated as Top Senior Care Franchise
May 22, 2014 // Franchising.com // CINCINNATI, Ohio - FirstLight HomeCare, provider of quality, affordable, non-medical in-home care for adults, is featured as one of the top franchises in the 2014 report of Senior Care Franchises published by Franchise Business Review.
Key facts from the report:
- Average senior care franchise income $95,264 vs. average of $79,684 for all franchisees.
- Demand expected to grow as senior population doubles in the next 25 years.
- Senior care franchise requires less money at start-up then many franchises.
- Return on investment can be higher than franchise opportunities in different industries.
FirstLight HomeCare CEO Jeff Bevis was featured in the report, along with franchisee owner Judy Devincentis.
"There are many pros in being a senior care franchise operator," Bevis said in the report. "These include being in a business where you make a difference in people’s lives every day, low barriers to entry, lower working capital requirements, little ‘brick and mortar’ requirements, and an industry where no single franchise brand has 1 percent market share."
Founded in 2009, FirstLight HomeCare was designed by senior care industry professionals to provide a completely new approach to high-quality, in-home care. The company offers customized caregiving services for seniors, people with disabilities or anyone in need of assistance. Over the past four years, FirstLight has been growing rapidly through franchise partnerships and currently has more than 77 owners operating in 108 markets in 25 states throughout the U.S.
"We believed when we started FirstLight that we could create a new industry standard for non-medical, in-home care services" Bevis said. "This recognition is a testament to the level of attention and support FirstLight provides to its franchisees, and we look forward to continued growth in the future."
About FirstLight HomeCare
FirstLight HomeCare creates a new standard in non-medical, in-home care for seniors, new mothers, adults with disabilities and those recovering from illness, injury or surgery. FirstLight HomeCare’s leadership team offers more than 90 years of collective senior care experience and innovation to establish an emerging market leader in a fast-growing industry. FirstLight HomeCare has franchises across the country, which benefit from the industry’s leading, best-in-class franchise support. Follow company news on Twitter and Google Plus.
About Franchise Business Review
Franchise Business Review is the leading market research company in the franchise industry, and assists prospective franchise buyers by highlighting the top franchise opportunities in the marketplace. The report was created after surveying more than 1,300 senior care franchise owners representing more than 30 franchise companies. Only franchises with above average satisfaction were eligible to be included in the list of top franchises.
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