FirstLight Home Care Named Top 100 Fastest Growing Franchise

Franchise Gator appoints the leading non-medical home care franchise to its Fastest Growing Franchise list for 2017

CINCINNATI – Jan. 26, 2017FirstLight Home Care, a provider of quality, affordable, non-medical home care for adults, was ranked as the No. 25 Fastest Growing franchise, and No. 35 Top 100 Franchise of 2017 by Franchise Gator, one of the largest online franchise directories.

FirstLight Home Care distinguishes itself from other industry brands by offering assistance to a wide demographic of adults in need. The company assists seniors, new mothers, veterans, adults with disabilities, and those recovering from illness, injury or surgery, who need help on short term or long term basis.

“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 Jeff Bevis, FirstLight Home Care chief executive officer. “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.”

Franchise Gator’s Fastest Growing category spotlights brands experiencing rapid expansion coming into 2017.

“This year we identified 100 franchise opportunities for the Fastest Growing category,” said Eric Bell, general manager of Franchise Gator. “In addition to their track record for building a solid customer base and gaining the trust of investors, the opportunities were selected based on the number of opening and operating units the franchise has had over the past several months.”

A top rated non-medical home care service franchise, FirstLight Home Care covers more than 165 territories in 30 states, and provides 80,000 hours of service a week to those in need. The company continues to seek new franchise owners.

This year, FirstLight Home Care was named to Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 list, and Top Franchise for Veterans by Franchise Business Review. The company also made the Franchise Times Top 200+ list, 2016 Inc. 5000 ranking and was honored at number 21 for all private businesses based in the Cincinnati metro area.

For the full list of Franchise Gator’s Fastest Growing Franchises, visit

For more information about FirstLight HomeCare’s franchise opportunities, visit

About Franchise Gator

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:, and see the complete list of winners here

About FirstLight HomeCare

FirstLight Home Care is a top rated non-medical in-home care provider with a network of offices that provides care for more than 2,500 clients in over 30 states. The company has created a new standard in home care by combining best practices with innovative approaches to make them an emerging market leader in a rapidly-growing industry. Companion and personal care services can be provided at private residences, assisted living and retirement communities, nursing homes, adult-family homes or group homes. Clients include seniors, new mothers, individuals recovering from surgery, adults with disabilities and anyone who might just need a little extra care or assistance. Visit to learn more