Franchises Across Canada November/December 2018

Seniors and Homecare Services Franchises Across Canada

Canadian demographics are changing, with more seniors (age 65 and older) in the population than those 14 and younger for the first time. This demographic shift is creating demand for specialized products and service that cater to older Canadians. Luckily, franchise systems and their franchisees are prepared to help. From medical and non-medical in-home care to services that help seniors maintain mobility, proper nutrition, and independence, franchises assisting the growing senior population in Canada provide a variety of services as diverse as the demographic they serve.

Read on to learn more about top franchise systems that are catering to Canada’s senior population with a wide range of home care and health care services.


Amramp, established in 1970, is the leading provider of steel modular wheelchair ramp systems, stair lifts, and more providing safe access for people with mobility concerns where they work, live and play. The franchise offers exclusive territories, a home-based business, and a product that can be sold or rented in a market segment with favorable demographic trends.

Franchise owners with Amramp enjoy a rewarding career helping others make a meaningful impact on people’s lives, serving the aging population in a home health care setting. Amramp sells and rents ramps and other accessibility solutions to people wishing to remain in their homes rather than go to a nursing home. The company is seeking franchise partners who are looking to make a difference in people’s lives and their own. Prospective franchisees are encouraged to contact Justin Gordon at 888-887-1186.

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BrightStar Care

BrightStar Care is making more possible in homecare by bringing more expertise to understand the needs of the families they serve and more passion to deliver. The franchise provides the full continuum of services for individuals, families and healthcare facilities through their LifeCare, KidCare, and staffing service lines.

The demand for BrightStar Care services is growing rapidly and the company is looking for leaders who are passionate about answering the call for quality care and making a difference in the lives of others. BrightStar Care franchisees benefit from patients referred by our network of national account partners. Many healthcare providers are looking for skilled providers to serve patients in their homes, and BrightStar Care is an ideal partner thanks to their nationwide footprint and their franchisees’ accreditations. National account services range from insurance assessments and IV infusion therapy to home health, in addition to delivering flu clinic services to corporate, commercial, and retail clients.

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ComForCare Home Care

ComForCare Home Care franchise owners provide non-medical and skilled nursing in-home care, primarily to the exploding market of those over the age of 65. Franchise members provide the increasingly-needed services that support individuals’ independence, dignity and quality of life. ComForCare offers a highly-scalable business model with unlimited earning potential, multiple revenue channels, exclusive territories, and extensive training and support.

ComForCare is expanding its network of homecare franchise operations in Canada by awarding prime territories to qualified candidates that possess the same passion, motivation and dedication they share in providing care to the elderly and their families. ComForCare’s highly scalable business model provides multiple revenue streams, low investment, proven marketing programs, industry-leading training, proprietary software and technology, and excellent ongoing support. The company is seeking entrepreneurs that desire the opportunity to create success while also becoming a significant part of their community as they support independence, dignity, and quality of life.


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Comfort Keepers

Comfort Keepers provides in-home care for the elderly and others who need assistance with the activities of daily living. Comfort Keepers franchisees come from many walks of life, but they all have in common a passion for helping people retain their dignity and independence. The company has become one of the fastest growing global franchises in the in-home care industry. With a Canadian-based management team, Comfort Keepers is committed to the growth of this rewarding business.

Comfort Keepers franchisees have the opportunity to become part of the premier provider of in-home care. Comfort Keepers is a rare business opportunity. This leading national brand combines exceptional growth potential with both the financial and feel-good rewards unique to a business dedicated to caring for others. Positioned in a growing market, Comfort Keepers franchisees benefit from a leading brand that has been established as a recognized leader in the homecare market, and a proven system. The well-developed operations system provides a framework for quick franchisee start-up, on-going support, and continued training along the growth curve.

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Downsizing Diva

Strategically placed in Canada’s fastest growing market, Downsizing Diva is an innovative business that is both important and sincere. The franchise helps families through the often overwhelming task of downsizing and moving with care, compassion, and sometimes comedy.

If you are a people-person, love to organize, and are driven for success, this could be the opportunity you have been waiting for. This is the perfect time to get involved in a booming industry with tremendous potential. Downsizing Diva franchisees benefit from being a part of the first senior move-management company to franchise with a support system that includes corporate website with personalized franchise profiles, customizable marketing materials, access to corporate blogs, newsletters, branded tools and resources, ongoing training, coaching and support, and shared marketing opportunities.

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Driving Miss Daisy

Driving Miss Daisy originated out of a love for seniors in 2002 and is an award-winning corporation that has proudly become a leader in the non-medical senior service industry, offering through-the-door services to seniors and the disabled.

The company is seeking franchise partners with a vision to preserve independence, prevent social isolation, and a commitment to Driving Miss Daisy’s mission to be loyal and dedicated to clients! Driving Miss Daisy franchisees are backed by a brands of 50+ franchises, and a fleet of 75+ vehicles in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Ontario. Expansion focus is currently in Eastern Canada, but new and resale areas are available coast to coast.

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GEM Health Care Services

GEM Health Care Services is a full-service company offering private healthcare, homecare services, workplace health and wellness, as well as healthcare institutional relief staffing. GEM is ISO certified – a designation that has helped enable the franchise bid on provincial government homecare contracts, putting them in a unique position among similar-sized competitors, many of which don’t offer full services and aren’t accredited.

GEM is actively recruiting new franchisees in eastern and southern Ontario. GEM’s franchise model provides comprehensive training on all operational aspects of running a healthcare services company. This includes training in recruiting employees, marketing to find customers, finances, and insight into providing the highest level of care. Franchisees, in turn, provide valuable inroads into a local community.

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Heart To Home Meals

Heart To Home Meals delivers delicious and nutritious frozen meals, soups, and desserts directly into the homes of seniors. With over 200 menu items to choose from, seniors have many tempting selections to enjoy. Not only will they find Heart To Home Meals delicious, they’ll also find them nutritious. Many of the franchise’s menu items are low in fat, low in sodium, high in fibre and are diabetic friendly. When customers are hungry, they just pop Heart To Home Meals straight into their oven or microwave – no shopping, chopping, or clean-up!

The company is seeking franchisees who are confident, motivated, disciplined, and optimistic. When joining Heart To Home Meals as a franchisee, you are also becoming part of the global organization, apetito AG, the parent company. Heart To Home franchisees benefit from working with an organization that produced over $1-billion in sales in 2017, employs more than 8,000 people in seven countries, and feeds almost 1.5-million people every day. You will have the independence as a Heart To Home Meals franchisee, with the comfort of knowing your business is supported by one of the market leaders in community and in-home food solutions.

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Home Instead Senior Care

Home Instead Senior Care provides trustworthy and kind-hearted, senior homecare services for loved ones. All CAREGivers are thoroughly screened, extensively trained, professional, and reliable. At Home Instead Senior Care, it’s about providing the highest-quality homecare services to fit the needs of the families they serve.

The company is seeking franchise partners with the vision and drive to make a difference in the lives of Canada’s older citizens, to join their network of over 1,100 independently owned and operated franchises providing non-medical companionship and homecare services to seniors around the world. Home Instead Senior Care is looking for people with a heart for serving others, the ability to sell their services in their communities, and who have the tenacious drive for quality and customer service.

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Just Like Family Home Care

The Just like Family brand stands for caring and loving caregivers who work closely with clients and with the client’s family. Just Like Family Home Care strives to be a helpful member of the family network by easing responsibilities as needed, opening lines of communications and offering methods of coping in times of struggle.

Just Like Family Home Care is looking for dedicated franchise partners to join their growing brand. The company has been working in the homecare marketplace for over a decade and offers franchisees a wealth of knowledge. They offer franchisees thorough training and operations manuals, help with set-up, health compliance, municipal and federal compliance guidelines, on-going health related reports, sales and marketing advice, forms, paperwork, and much more. Franchisees benefit from a protected territory, excellent branding, business planning, and an extensive on-boarding procedure.

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Living Assistance Services

In 2000, Living Assistance Services began with a wish: that people be able to grow older in their own homes safely, as independently as possible and with comfort and dignity. Their vision has been, and will remain, to provide first rate, affordable, safe homecare with reliable, conscientious, knowledgeable and kind Personal Support Workers for care recipients and families in need.

Living Assistance Services is seeking motivated entrepreneurs to run their own homecare business in Canada. Living Assistance Services provides much needed care for Canada’s rapidly growing population of seniors, allowing them to remain where they most want to be – at home. The business has the demographic systems and ongoing support in place to ensure your financial success. Also, the heartfelt experience and genuine happiness you’ll receive by making a difference in the lives of seniors will last you a lifetime!

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Move Seniors Lovingly

Move Seniors Lovingly is a senior move transition company solely dedicated to assisting seniors and their families in all aspects of the move transition from their present home to a smaller home or senior community. Services include preparing the home for the real estate market, consulting to find the right agent, choosing what to take to the new home, selling, donating, disposal of unwanted items, storage, pack, move, unpack, set-up of new residence completely functional evening of the move.

Aging baby boomers are expected to double the number of people over the age of 85 by 2030. Move Seniors Lovingly wrote the book on Senior Move Management and were the first franchise in North America to provide full service move transition services with a “completed fully functional suite”. As a franchisee, the franchisor will help you navigate the journey from candidate to franchise owner, from initial screening, training, staffing and opening your doors. Move Seniors Lovingly has five franchise opportunities immediately available in the Greater Toronto Area, including Etobicoke, Mississauga, Brampton, Kitchener/Waterloo, and Durham Region.

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Nurse Next Door Home Care Services

Age shouldn’t get in the way. Everyone should be able to live at home, even if it means getting a little help. From compassionate, licensed caregivers to Registered Nurses, Nurse Next Door brings senior care right to your door. Because there’s no place like home.

Seniors make up nearly 13 per cent of the Canadian population and this rapidly growing group has important care needs! Nurse Next Door is currently looking for Franchise Partners who are interested in building a Nurse Next Door franchise into your area’s largest home healthcare provider. Our Franchise Partners are self-driven and motivated to build a self-sustaining operation. No healthcare experience is necessary. The franchise is looking for individuals dedicated to changing how seniors are cared for in their home.

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