Mom, Dad – We Need to Talk

By |2022-06-23T14:56:00-05:00June 23rd, 2022|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , , , |

Mom, Dad - We Need to Talk Mom can no longer keep up with household chores - beds are unmade, there’s expired food in the fridge and unopened mail on the counter. Dad spends less time with his friends and more time sitting in his recliner. Is it time to suggest in-home care? “It’s never [...]

Small Changes Can Make a Big Difference

By |2022-06-22T14:45:26-05:00June 16th, 2022|Categories: Healthy Living, Home Care|Tags: , , |

Small Changes Can Make a Big Difference Does your mom still have decorative throw rugs scattered around her home? Is your dad’s living room cluttered with magazines, newspapers, books and other items? Do you worry that your aging loved one’s shower may not be safe? If you answered yes to any one of those questions, [...]

Five Reasons to Own a HCAN Franchise

By |2022-05-27T10:21:52-05:00May 26th, 2022|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

There’s never been a better time to invest in home care. “We’ve long known that most seniors prefer to age in place, and the pandemic showed us that, for many, home really is the safest place to be,” said Aaron McMartin, vice president of development at the HomeCare Advocacy Network (HCAN). “Right now, the demand [...]

Are You Prepared to Age in Place?

By |2022-06-22T14:57:00-05:00May 19th, 2022|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Are You Prepared to Age in Place? If you’re like most people, you want to remain in your home as you get older… but according to a new poll, you probably aren’t fully prepared to age in place.  New findings University of Michigan National Poll on Healthy Aging suggest many people in their 50’s, 60’s [...]

Five Reasons Why You Should Become a Caregiver

By |2021-05-02T17:31:17-05:00May 2nd, 2021|Categories: Omaha|Tags: , , , , , , |

Is a caregiver position right for you? Are you looking for a flexible schedule that will allow you to be home with your children before and after school or take your aging loved ones to doctor’s appointments? Do you need a part-time job while finishing your education? Are you a retired professional looking for [...]

Fueled by Compassion, Omaha Franchise Owners Provide Exceptional Care

By |2021-05-02T17:14:11-05:00May 2nd, 2021|Categories: Franchise|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

For Omaha natives Juli and Ryan Gray, the decision to purchase an HCAN franchise was more of a calling than a business decision. “I so value older people,” Juli said. “I am very close to my grandma and always adored my great grandparents. I grew up cherishing their stories, history, and wisdom. My experience [...]

HCAN’s Senior Living Franchise Option Offers a Better Way

By |2021-04-21T15:39:37-05:00April 21st, 2021|Categories: Franchise|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

We started the HomeCare Advocacy Network with the intention of disrupting both the home care and senior living industries, because we know there’s a better way. And we’re not alone. As long-term care expert David Grabowski explains in this Home Health Care News podcast, home health care, community-based care, and skilled nursing CAN and, [...]

Leadership Lessons – A Discussion With Purpose Driven Leader, Mike Frank

By |2021-04-21T15:36:01-05:00February 15th, 2021|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , |

Listen to the HomeCare Hub podcast episodes now: Part 1: Part 2: When Mike Frank reflects on his career, he fights the urge to discuss his excitement of the future over his past accomplishments, this is the mark of a true leader. Wisdom is defined by some as a “skill [...]

HomeCare Hub Podcast: Mark Goetz, President and CEO of The HomeCare Advocacy Network

By |2021-04-21T15:36:18-05:00January 26th, 2021|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , |

Listen to the HomeCare Hub podcast episode now: Mark and Sierra created HCAN from a desire to share and connect cultures within entrepreneurs, aging services leaders and HCAN. The desire to democratize the home services franchised model of care and provide a business format that allows for others to succeed not only [...]

Caregiving and the Caregiving “Shortage” with Aaron Blight

By |2021-04-21T15:36:29-05:00January 25th, 2021|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , |

Caregiving and the Caregiving “Shortage” with Aaron Blight Dr. Aaron Blight, author of “When Caregiving Calls: Guidance As You Care for a Parent, Spouse or Aging Relative” Listen to the HomeCare Hub podcast episode now: You are not alone. Caregivers experience burden when they are involved with care activities that are inconsistent [...]