Senior Helpers® Opens Doors in Honolulu, Hawaii
Local In-home Senior Care Company to Bring 50 New Jobs to the Area
August 12, 2020 // Franchising.com // HONOLULU, HI - Senior Helpers®, one of the nation’s premier providers of personalized in-home senior care, announced the official opening of its Hawaii location, to be managed and operated by Karen Tierra. The new franchise will serve senior citizens and their families throughout the Honolulu area, which includes Makiki, McCully, Kaimuki, Aina Haina, Kahala, Kailua, Waimanalo, MBCH Kaneohe Bay, Moiliili and Waikiki, bringing more than 50 new jobs to the region over the next year. Senior Helpers’ professionally trained caregivers ensure local seniors continue to enjoy the comfort of their own home, despite age-related illnesses and mobility challenges.
“I was initially drawn to Senior Helpers because of the company’s status as a leader in pioneering advanced Alzheimer’s and dementia care for clients with its breakthrough programs,” said Tierra. “From my own first-hand experience, caring for family members, I know how important maintaining a sense of dignity and independence can be to older adults.”
Senior Helpers seeks to lead the industry in senior care in every community it serves. Its caregivers in Hawaii are trained to offer the highest level of support possible. The company’s Senior Gems® Alzheimer’s and Dementia care program is the gold standard for excellence in helping seniors experiencing changes in the brain, including memory loss. The program was developed in conjunction with nationally recognized dementia care expert Teepa Snow. Local residents will also benefit from the company’s Parkinson’s Care Program, a specialized training program for caregivers created in conjunction with leading experts from the Parkinson’s Foundation’s Centers of Excellence.
The new Hawaii location will operate through the current COVID-19 pandemic as an essential health service and home health agency. The location provides Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), to help ensure all its caregivers and clients remain safe. Senior Helpers of Hawaii is committed to providing optimal care for seniors and their families during this critical time when they are most vulnerable.?
“We’re pleased to welcome Karen to our team as the newest Senior Helpers franchise owner,” said Peter Ross, chief executive officer, Senior Helpers. “Karen brings a passion for her community and an understanding of the importance of in-home senior care to her new role. This will serve her and families of Honolulu and the surrounding area well.”
Senior Helpers newest franchise office is located at 1350 South King Street, Suite 214 Honolulu, Hawaii, 96814.
About Senior Helpers®
Senior Helpers® is the nation's premier provider of in-home senior services ranging from specialized care for those with diseases, such as dementia, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, to personal and companion care to help individuals looking for a little assistance with daily activities. Founded in 2002 with a vision to help seniors age with dignity despite age-related illnesses and mobility challenges, Senior Helpers® has hundreds of franchised and owned businesses that have cared for tens of thousands of seniors.
Senior Helpers® was the first and remains the only national in-home care provider to be certified as a Great Place to Work. The company has been named by Fortune Magazine as one of the best places to work in the aging services category and one of the best places to work in the state of New York. Senior Helpers is named to the Entrepreneur 2020 Top Low-Cost Franchises list as well as one of Entrepreneur's Top 500 Franchise Companies. Moreover, the company is an approved partner in the Military Spouse Employment Partnership. Senior Helpers is also an active member of the Healthcare Leadership Council - an exclusive alliance of leading healthcare companies from all health sectors committed to advancing the American healthcare system.
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