It’s a dream millions of Americans have each year: owning a business. If you have come across the idea of owning a home care franchise, it might feel exciting. You may have supported an aging parent, grandparent, or somebody else who needed extra assistance at home.

Home care is the number one growing business in America. The baby boomer generation is now retiring and that means the demographics in this country are changing. By 2030, it is anticipated that 20 percent of the U.S. population will be over 65 years of age.

That’s up from approximately 13 percent now. That also means more people will be dealing with health issues, diminished physical capacity, and need more assistance with Activities of Daily Living.

These are just a few reasons why home care is a great business to invest in.

That doesn’t mean everyone is going to be ideally suited as a business owner. Yet, when you have an opportunity to own a home care franchise, it is exciting. It can also be incredibly beneficial, not just for your future, but also your community.

Many people, unfortunately, dive into business ventures without careful thought and consideration to what it might actually mean for their future. Let’s talk about what it truly means to ‘own a home care franchise’.

It means making a significant investment in your future.

Millions of high school graduates and young adults go to college for the first time every year. They may not think about it in such a manner, but they are investing in their future. You will be doing the same when you choose to own a home care franchise.

You will have to make a financial investment upfront. Whether this might consume the bulk of your life savings or is just a drop in your proverbial bucket doesn’t really matter; it is still an investment in your future.

As such, it deserves careful consideration so you know this is something you’re truly passionate about and will stick with, even when the times get tough (and they will get difficult at times).

It means providing an invaluable service to people in your community.

Whether you live in a relatively rural region or a larger metropolis, aging seniors and disabled adults require home care on a regular basis. If there is good opportunity for a franchise in your neighborhood, then you will be providing a service that some of the most vulnerable residents there desperately require.

Because of these simple reasons, owning a home care franchise can be a great benefit to more than just you, the future business owner. That’s why it’s imperative you take this seriously, do your due diligence, investigate the franchise company thoroughly, and make a reasoned decision based on careful consideration rather than quick emotion.

If you have questions about buying a franchise with Golden Heart Senior Care Franchise, please contact our office at 1-800-601-2792, or check out our form at