Passionate Professionals Providing Compassionate Care
Ideal owners should possess a passion to own a senior-focused care company that largely stems from personal experience of caring for those who need care. This can include those who have a background in the medical or senior care field; been impacted by a senior; possess the desire to be part of a movement to provide a higher level of senior care; or someone looking for a career change that will make a difference in the quality of life of others.
The “We are CARE” philosophy should align with their own personal objectives and a willingness to incorporate these values into their every day role as A Place At Home owners as well as everyday interactions with clients and their team. There should be an innate desire to network and build relationships within the community with the intent to grow the business and take on competitors while constantly driving to greatness.
A Place at Home is dedicated to awarding the franchise system to individuals that best fit our culture, mission, and values. Our promise to our franchise owners, and seniors, is that we will not award a franchise to an individual who we feel does not fit our “We are CARE” culture. Read below to understand the journey we will go through to find out if A Place at Home is the right franchise for you.
Step 1: Qualify
During this initial call, we will answer any questions you may have about A Place At Home, but we also want to know about you and why senior care. The goal of the call is to both have a good understanding of one another and if you would make a good A Place at Home franchise partner.
Once you have determined that you want to further pursue franchising, you will fill out a Personal Request Form (PRF).
Step 2: Explore A Place at Home
This step includes a brand opportunity presentation along with our most up to date Franchise Disclosure Document. In addition to receiving the document, we will review the critical items any prospect should know when reviewing this document. We want to review item 7, which is the itemized initial investment, along with item 19 our financial performance. Ending with a draft of your territory offering.
Step 3: Validate
You will have a Q&A with one of our current franchisees where you will have the opportunity to ask any questions you may have about becoming a franchise partner with A Place at Home. Afterwards, you will have an interview with an executive.
Step 4: Discovery Day
Are you ready to see a local A Place at Home branch in person? Now it is time to fly to the heartland, Omaha, NE. After you arrive, you’ll have dinner with the Executive team. The following day, you’ll get the opportunity to see the founding branch in action. This is home to over 100 employees and we look forward to showcasing our team. Towards the end of discovery day, a decision will be made regarding offering a franchise agreement, and lastly they are able to sign the agreement.