The Senior’s Choice has been around since 1994, providing non-medical care for seniors and others. The group helps with daily activities, household chores, errands, companionship, specialized Alzheimer’s care, and other things that enable seniors to live in independence longer. The company franchised in 2007 and has grown to include nearly 175 locations.
Start-up Cost: $54K - 71K
Touching Hearts at Home was founded in 1996 in St. Paul/Minneapolis, Minnesota to provide non-medical care services to the elderly and to others in need. The company’s founder is Renae Olafson, who modeled Touching Hearts after the compassionate care provided by her own mother. Olafson took her home care business to the next level in 2007, entering it into the realm of franchise sales and Touching Hearts has since become a favorite home-care franchise opportunity.
Start-up Cost: $47.4K - 67.95K
Jeffrey Johnson started Visiting Angels in 1992 in Baltimore, Maryland. He had previously worked in a nursing home as their Director of Social Work and saw firsthand the need for at-home care and service providers for seniors. In 1998, Johnson teamed up with three colleagues and pushed the Visiting Angels company to the next level, organizing a national franchising plan. Today, there are well over than 400 Visiting Angels franchises.
Start-up Cost: $59.17K - 80.92K