Are you active in my area?
We are active in the US, Canada, Australia and England with over 400 locations.
Nurse Next Door is one of the fastest growing franchise systems in offering both skilled and non-skilled senior home care, having increased our growth from 28 franchise transactions in 2020 to over a 140 franchise transactions in 2022.
What is the process to be awarded a franchise (how long and what’s involved)?
The process can take as little as 4 to 8 weeks, but depends on several factors. Visit our Steps to Ownership Page for more information.
Do I need medical or health care business experience?
While a medical or health care background can be an asset, it certainly is not required. Nurse Next Door is looking for passionate, hardworking, sales-oriented business owners who can build relationships and lead teams.
How much money do I need to open a Nurse Next Door franchise?
Nurse Next Door’s franchise investment ranges from $115,115 to $212,600 (United States), and $122,500 to $173,700 (Canada). For a detailed breakdown of the investment please visit what are my startup costs?
Are there financing options to open a Nurse Next Door franchise?
Nurse Next Door’s Franchise Development team can walk you through the various ways franchisees typically secure funding. While Nurse Next Door does not provide financing directly, we are SBA approved. You can read more about SBA funding to see if you qualify.
Whether you are a US or a Canadian entrepreneur, here are additional tips on How to Finance a Franchise.
What is the franchise fee and what do I get?
The initial franchise fee is $68,000 USD. It gets you access to our world-class brand, systems, training, on-boarding and protected territory you’ll need for your franchise. It gives us bandwidth to provide you with the initial support and training you’ll need to get set up for success, as well as the proven business systems we use across the board.
Included in your franchise fee is our Franchise Opener program, with our week-long virtual training.
What type of owner is Nurse Next Door looking for?
We look for people who align strongly with our core values. Someone with a tender touch and the tenacity of a bulldog. Nurse Next Door requires a hard-working, sales-oriented leader who can connect with influencers in their community.
Here are characteristics that we seek in any Franchise Partner:
- Caring has to be in your heart. The drive to build a business with profit and heart.
- Sales & Marketing Aptitude (experience is a plus, but you must of the aptitude)!
- Strong Leadership Skill
Please see Ownership Attributes for more details.
What kind of support will I get as a Franchise Partner?
We pride ourselves on robust Franchise Partner support. As a new business owner–you’ll have a lot on your plate before and after launch. Nurse Next Door has a robust training and support system to set you up for success and continue to support you as you grow your business.
Our training and support include:
- Initial and ongoing training
- Operations manual
- Regular coaching calls
- Regional meetings
- Annual conference
- Weekly discussion calls with other Franchise Partners
- Peer support from 100+ Franchise Partners and more!
Visit Training & Support for detailed breakdown of our robust systems and support to set Franchise Partners up for success!
How much can I make with a Nurse Next Door franchise?
Success looks different for each of our Franchise Partners. Later in the process, we will work on a financial plan in forecasting your business that will help you find the answers you need.
You will also get to speak to a cross section of our Franchise Partners and they will be able to share specifics of their business including the financials during the Validation Call step in the Franchise Discovery Call.
How quickly will I break-even?
Break-even differs for everyone.
As you explore our franchise opportunity further, you’ll get to hear from our Franchise Partners firsthand about their break-even experiences.