Understanding Home Care Franchises

The concept of franchising is not new in Australia, we have quite a long history and the variety of franchised opportunities seem to be limited only by entrepreneurial imagination. But many franchises are founded on the provision of low client risk services (yard work or bookkeeping) or high-cost items (car dealerships). Home care involves a clientele who are the most vulnerable – the aged and persons with disabilities. This does not assume that all of our clients (aged or living with a disability) are necessarily vulnerable, but in the wider population, they are frequently victims of exploitation. A home care franchise therefore [...]