At a Glance
- Founded: 2009
- Locations: 189
- Initial Investment: $ 112K - 199K
- Headquarters: Cincinnati, OH
- Category: Health & Personal Care Senior Care
FirstLight® Home Care was designed from the ground up to be a completely new approach to high-quality home care. Our management team brings over 170 years of franchise experience and 120 years of home care experience and the development of a major, national senior care company. The result? The creation of the most comprehensive, reliable, attentive, best-managed and values-driven organization in the industry.
Every facet of the home care market was studied to provide our clients truly exceptional care. And that exceptional care starts with our people.
We are looking for a business minded individual interested in becoming a FirstLight franchise owner. Someone who is passionate, caring and strives to provide exceptional service. FirstLight Home Care creates both a personal avenue to help others as well as a professional opportunity for strong growth potential with corporate support to build a rewarding business. If you want to make a difference in people’s lives while building a powerful business, THIS may be just the opportunity for you.
Owning a FirstLight franchise offers the benefits of traditional business ownership with less risk and provides an established business system along with many other advantages. Business owners in the home healthcare industry have bright futures. Demand for our services already exceeds market supply in many areas. The senior care market is growing rapidly. In 2016, in the United States, 10,000 people turned 65 each day with nearly 90% of them indicating their desire to remain in their homes (source:AARP). By 2025, the number of seniors aged 65 and over will grow to nearly 72 million. (Source: The Department of Health and Human Services and the State
FirstLight Home Care has developed a comprehensive training program to guide new franchisees every step of the way as they move forward in operating their FirstLight business.
Reinforcing the keys to initial and ongoing franchise education, this includes pre-training modules, 5-day new owner training in Cincinnati, Ohio and a post-training module that lasts for 16 weeks. Additionally, within the first 60 days of operating your FirstLight business, a Business Development Director will provide two on-site visits to your location to ensure your accelerated growth.
FirstLight’s value-driven approach touches every aspect of the business, including groundbreaking, industry-leading tools for clients and their families.
• Client Care Access – A secure, Web-based tool allowing families to monitor the schedule and detail of care for loved ones and providing tools for feedback and peace-of-mind via Internet access.
• Emergency Response – Personal Emergency Response Systems, Medication Reminder devices, and Vitals monitoring available for every client backed by one of the largest providers in the country.
• ClientFirst – A unique tool that matches specific caregivers to client’s needs and habits during the initial transition to in-home care.
FirstLight Consistently Earns Top Honors
FirstLight has been the recipient of numerous awards, including Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500, ranked #222 for 8 years running with Franchise Business Review along with Franchise Times and Forbes Top Franchises. We are humbled and honored to be recognized by these industry groups and publications, as well as by our very own franchisees. FirstLight Home Care is setting a new standard in the senior care industry!
” The level of support I received during my opening through my growth phase has been overwhelming. I could not be happier with my choice to become a part of the FirstLight family. I have been provided with the tools and support I need for success, and in the process have been able to help many families in their times of need.This is truly a rewarding and fulfilling franchise to be a part of!" Eric Friedrich, St. Simon’s Island, GA
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