Franchise Fee Comparison*

Acti-Kare
$19,800 – $34,800
Synergy HomeCare
$24,800 – $49,500
Home Care Assistance
$32,500 – $64,950
Touching Hearts At Home
$34,500
Options For Senior America
$36,000
FirstLight HomeCare
$39,950
Seniors Helping Seniors
$40,000
Visiting Angels
$40,950 – $64,950
Senior Helpers
$44,500
Always Best Care
$44,900
Home Helpers
$44,900
Comfort Keepers
$45,000
Comforcare Senior Services
$48,000
Interim Healthcare
$48,000
Right At Home
$48,500
Homewatch Caregivers
$49,000 – $61,500
CarePatrol Franchise Systems
$49,500
Brightstar Care
$50,000
Home Instead Senior Care
$55,000

$36,000

* Entrepreneur Magazine, January 2017 edition




Startup Costs Comparison*

Acti-Kare
$33,700 – $52,700
Synergy HomeCare
$35,400 – $149,400
Touching Hearts At Home
$48,400 – $69,100
Options For Senior America
$55,200 – $85,700
Always Best Care
$63,700 – $114,400
CarePatrol Franchise Systems
$64,600 – $84,700
Visiting Angels
$66,800 – $107,500
Home Helpers
$70,900 – $117,600
Home Care Assistance
$77,800 – $245,300
Right at Home
$78,200 – $133,400
Senior Helpers
$81,300 – $117,300
Comfort Keepers
$86,300 – $136,300
Seniors Helping Seniors
$86,800 – $141,400
Comforcare Senior Services
$86,950 – $162,000
Homewatch Caregivers
$87,000 – $137,400
Brightstar Care
$92,400 – $174,000
FirstLight HomeCare
$95,200 – $140,700
Home Instead Senior Care
$109,300 – $117,900
Interim Healthcare
$123,500 – $196,500

$85,700

$55,200

* Entrepreneur Magazine, January 2017 edition

Royalty Fee Comparison*

Visiting Angels
3.5% – 2%
Options For Senior America
5% – 3%
Acti-Kare
5% – 3%
Comforcare Senior Services
5% – 3%
Touching Hearts At Home
5% – 3%
Comfort Keepers
5%
FirstLight HomeCare
5%
Home Care Assistance
5%
Home Instead Senior Care
5%
Homewatch Caregivers
5%
Right At Home
5%
Senior Helpers
5%
Synergy HomeCare
5%
Interim Healthcare
5.25% – 3.25%
Home Helpers
6% - 3%
Always Best Care
6%
Seniors Helping Seniors
6%
Brightstar Care
6.25% – 5.25%
CarePatrol Franchise Systems
$500 - $1,500 per mo.

5-3%

* Entrepreneur Magazine, January 2017 edition