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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 [...]

Looking Back with Pride… Looking Ahead with Optimism!

By |2021-04-21T15:37:01-05:00December 30th, 2020|Categories: Franchise|Tags: , , , , , , |

A little more than a year ago, Sierra and I took a leap of faith and embarked on a new journey - founding the HomeCare Advocacy Network (HCAN). While we expected a few bumps in the road, we never dreamed we would be growing a business during a global pandemic. However, with the support [...]

4 Reasons Why Home Care Makes Sense for Senior Living Providers

By |2021-04-21T15:37:22-05:00December 24th, 2020|Categories: Franchise|Tags: , , , , |

Because home care offers 1:1 care wherever clients live, the size of the CCAH provider’s workforce grows exponentially with the increases in the number of clients served. Direct care aides may be deployed in the facility setting or in the geographically dispersed homes of clients. Strong Human Resources functions are paramount to the ongoing [...]

Brighten the Holidays for Your Senior Loved Ones

By |2021-02-24T14:53:04-05:00December 21st, 2020|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

These Holidays Are Unlike Any Other - Especially for Aging Loved Ones Even under normal circumstances, it’s not unusual for seniors to experience feelings of loss, loneliness, and isolation during the holidays. But this year, because of COVID-19, many are also coping with community lockdowns, travel limitations, and visitor restrictions. As challenging as the [...]

How to Start Continuous Care at Home (CCAH)

By |2021-04-21T15:37:27-05:00December 18th, 2020|Categories: Franchise|Tags: , , , , |

Continuous Care at Home: An Unprecedented Opportunity Senior living providers have an unprecedented opportunity to establish a CCAH service and enter the home care market with the support and guidance of an experienced franchisor. The Home Care Advocacy Network (HCAN), led by executives from both senior living and home care industries, was created to [...]