Senior Helpers® Opens Doors in Greenwood-Aiken
Local In-home Senior Care Company to Bring 20 New Jobs to the Area
May 23, 2018 // Franchising.com // GREENWOOD, SC - Senior Helpers®, one of the nation’s premier providers of personalized in-home senior care, today announced the official opening of its Greenwood-Aiken location, to be managed and operated by Kerianne Hammond and Alexus Gunter. The new franchise will serve senior citizens and their families throughout several counties in the area, which includes Abbeville, Aiken, Chapin, Edgefield, Gilbert, Greenwood, Hodges, Johnston, Lake Murray Shores, McCormick, Newberry, North Augusta and Saluda. Senior Helpers of Greenwood-Aiken will commemorate its opening with a ribbon cutting on May 25. Hoping to bring 20 new jobs to the region over the next year, Senior Helpers’ professionally trained caregivers will help local seniors continue to enjoy the comfort of their own home despite age-related illnesses and mobility challenges.
“My sister and I witnessed the daily strife of seniors and their families when it came to senior care in the area - especially for specialized care - and felt called to fill that void in the community,” said Gunter, Co-Owner of Senior Helpers of Greenwood-Aiken. “We were drawn to Senior Helpers by the quality services it offers and excited to be a part of a company that is known as the first in the industry to provide specialized caregiver training in Alzheimer’s, dementia, and now, Parkinson’s disease care. Our team is proud to provide a valuable resource to our community by helping to alleviate the stress associated with caregiving and ensure a better quality of life for families through personalized in-home senior care.”
Founded in 2001, Senior Helpers operates with a vision to be the leading home care company in each community it serves. Its caregivers in Greenwood-Aiken are fully trained and certified to offer the highest level of care possible based on the company’s Senior Gems® Alzheimer’s and Dementia care program. As the gold standard for excellence in personalized in-home senior care, the program was developed in conjunction with nationally recognized dementia care expert Teepa Snow, Positive Approach, LLC. Local residents will also benefit from the company’s Parkinson’s Care Program, a specialized training program for their caregivers created in conjunction with leading experts from the Parkinson’s Foundation’s Centers of Excellence network.
“We’re pleased to welcome Kerianne and Alexus to our team as the newest Senior Helpers franchise owners,” said Peter Ross, CEO, Senior Helpers. “Both Kerianne and Alexus bring a passion for their community and an understanding of the importance of in-home senior care to their new roles. This will serve them well and be rewarding for seniors and families living in Greenwood and the surrounding area.”
Senior Helpers of Greenwood-Aiken will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony at its offices on Friday, May 25 at 11:45 am, with Chamber of Commerce officials in attendance. Senior Helpers newest franchise office is located at 132 Maxwell Avenue, Greenwood, South Carolina. For more information, please visit www.seniorhelpers.com/greenwood-aiken-sc. For inquiries, please call Alexus Gunter at (864) 538-0155 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Senior Helpers of Greenwood-Aiken is also hiring caregivers. For more information on available jobs contact Alexus Gunter.
About Senior Helpers
Senior Helpers is a premier in-home senior care provider in the U.S. with 311 franchised businesses operating across the globe. Founded in 2001 with a vision to help seniors who wish to remain in their homes despite age-related illnesses and mobility challenges, Senior Helpers has now cared for tens of thousands of seniors with a pledge to provide “care and comfort at a moment’s notice.” Senior Helpers offers a wide range of personal care and companion services, including trained Alzheimer’s, dementia and Parkinson’s care, to assist seniors who wish to live independently. Learn more by visiting http://www.seniorhelpers.com.
SOURCE Senior Helpers