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Who Is The Ideal Candidate To Own a HomeCare Agency?

We are often asked for a profile of the optimal candidate to own a homecare agency. Unfortunately, there is no pat answer because prosperous franchise owners with FirstLight Home Care come in many forms.

However, as an industry-leading home care franchise, there are certain characteristics FirstLight Home Care seeks:

Diverse backgrounds. There is no need to have prior medical or home care experience. Achievement-minded individuals from all occupations and walks of life will find great potential with the FirstLight Home Care operating system. Women, men, veterans, engineers, doctors, and lawyers are some of our most prosperous franchise owners.

A desire to thrive.
. According to a study by Franchise Business Review, home health care was listed as one of the top five most profitable franchises in the U.S. Because of the high demand for senior care services throughout the U.S., many of our franchise owners own more than one territory.

Passion for excellence.
We have noticed that many of our franchise owners have been caretakers at some point in their lives – for a parent, relative, or friend. Therefore, they understand our mission to provide the ultimate in personalized attention, providing peace of mind, care and companionship to our care recipients.

Commitment to service and the community.
Our tag line – “Exceptional People, Extraordinary Care” is more than just a slogan. We want you to hire extraordinary caregivers who will provide an unparalleled level of care, extending our emphasis on healthy relationships not only to the, but the clients we serve. At FirstLight Home Care, we promote an atmosphere where diversity is respected, quality of life is valued, personal ambitions are attained, and the FirstLight Culture of Care is emboldened.

Balance between entrepreneurship and following the model.
The beauty of operating a FirstLight franchise is we provide the proven business model – training, marketing tools, infrastructure, and onsite visits – you will need to thrive. However, knowing that the home care market continues to evolve, we welcome collaboration from our franchise owners and their team members whose visionary ideas often become part of our operating system.

If you think you have the compassion, dedication and integrity to be a part of our outstanding franchise owner family, please fill out the request for more information form so we can discuss in depth what differentiates FirstLight Home Care and why it may be a potential good fit for your future.