February 01, 2016 // Franchising.com // CINCINNATI - FirstLight HomeCare, a provider of quality, affordable, non-medical in-home care for adults, has been named a 2016 Fastest Growing Franchise by Franchise Gator, a national online franchise directory. FirstLight offers complete non-medical companion and personal care services for seniors, new mothers, those recovering from surgery and others in need of assistance.
"We're honored to have been named as one of the country's fastest-growing franchises," said Jeff Bevis, FirstLight HomeCare chief executive officer. "This is a testament to our franchisees and their outstanding dedication to the families served by FirstLight HomeCare."
The Franchise Gator Fastest Growing Franchises spotlights brands that are experiencing rapid expansion coming into 2016. "We identified 50 franchises this year for our Fastest Growing category," said Eric Bell, General Manager of Franchise Gator. "The list is developed based on the number of opening and operating units a franchise has had over the past several months in addition to their track record for building a solid customer base and gaining the trust of investors."
A top rated non-medical in-home care service franchise, FirstLight HomeCare has awarded 170 territories and provides 50,000 hours of service a week to those in need, covering 32 states across the country. The company continues to seek new franchisees.
"We represent a new way of helping people achieve the quality of life they deserve at a cost that works for their specific needs," said Bill McPherson, executive director of franchise development at FirstLight HomeCare. "All of our caregivers are direct employees, not contractors, and every employee goes through our unique Culture of Care training and orientation. As we continue to grow, our commitment will stay the same – to provide first-class personal service with a commitment to client happiness, peace of mind, and quality of life."
For more information on Franchise Gator's Fastest Growing Franchises, visithttp://www.franchisegator.com/lists/fastest-growing/.
For more information about FirstLight HomeCare's franchise opportunities, visitwww.firstlightfranchise.com.
Franchise Gator's Fastest Growing Franchises is an annual list that gets its rankings directly from the Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) submitted for consideration by each franchise. The Top 100 was designed, with the assistance of The Educated Franchisee, to measure the quality of a franchise system over time. Rankings are mostly based on a formula created from various pieces of the FDD that focus on financial stability, growth, transparency, engagement, continuity and sustainability. Find out more about the selection process here:http://www.franchisegator.com/lists/, and see the complete list of winners here:http://www.franchisegator.com/lists/fastest-growing/.
FirstLight HomeCare creates a new standard in non-medical home care by combining best practices with innovative approaches to make the franchise an emerging market leader in a fast-growing industry. Services can be provided at private residences, assisted-living facilities, retirement communities, nursing homes, adult-family homes or group homes. Clients might also include new mothers, individuals recovering from surgeries and others. To learn more, visitwww.firstlightfranchise.com.
SOURCE FirstLight HomeCare