The Caremark home care franchise opportunity offers you the chance to open your own business in a rewarding and growing sector, in locations across the UK.
Karen & Graham Precious, successful franchisees from Caremark (East Riding)
Caremark offers franchisees an opportunity to own and run a rewarding and profitable Home Care Business in the social care industry, whilst making a difference within the local community.
Caremark franchisees recruit, train and manage highly qualified carers to provide excellent home care and support to individuals within their own home.
Caremark is a full member of the British Franchise Association.
The Caremark franchise fee is £32,950 + VAT, plus working capital with a minimum personal investment of £30,000.
Caremark has a strong relationship with all major banks, who will offer up to 70% of the first year's running costs upon approval.
People aged 85 and over are the fastest growing age group in the UK, climbing from 600,000 people in 1984 to 1.4 million in 2009. With life expectancy continuing to rise, the time has never been better to explore a long term business opportunity in the care sector.
Caremark (Wandsworth) franchisee
James McCallum and Norman Lamb,
Minister of State for Care and Support
Caremark has an enviable record of success and a reputation for excellence and integrity, ranking amongst the top players within this exciting and expanding market sector.
Company founder Kevin Lewis started Caremark in 2005 with almost three decades of experience in the care industry, including 19 years starting and developing two of the UK's leading home care brands. Caremark has a growing network of over 80 locations across the UK.
The unique systems that underpin the Caremark franchise model, support ethos and methodologies are observed by franchisees to ensure outstanding service levels are continually delivered to the client. Caremark have an unmatched support staff ratio of 3:1.
The number of hours of care provided to vulnerable individuals grew by 27% in 2014 and is set to continue increasing. 2014 also saw an increase in revenue of 20% for franchisees with 2015 looking to be another record breaking year with a 2014 forecast network turnover of over £50 million.
“We introduce new franchisees to a system of which we are justifiably proud and then support them to start their new business. It doesn't end there though; my belief is that a good franchisor should offer support throughout the life of the franchise, allowing the partnership to mature and prove to be mutually successful” Kevin Lewis, Caremark CEO
“Caremark is a highly professional company offering a complete home care franchise package, comprehensive back-up and support and a very rewarding business opportunity." Gordon Patterson, Leading UK Franchise Consultant
Last year, Caremark (Redcar & Cleveland) franchisee Charles Folkes was a finalist in the ‘Olderpreneur of the Year' category at the British Franchise Association awards. He was then awarded ‘Franchisee of the Year' at the annual Caremark Conference (pictured right).
Also Caremark (Aylesbury & Wycombe)'s Janis Anderson won ‘Franchisee of the Year' and ‘Female Franchisee of the Year' at The British Franchise Association's annual awards ceremony in 2013. Janis commented, “I'm thrilled this effort has been rewarded and excited for what the future has in store.”
Since I joined, Caremark has done everything they promised they would do. The support has always been there and Kevin Lewis has even come out and given me a morale boost when I've needed it.- Amarjit Gill, Caremark (Redditch & Bromsgrove)
26th July 2016
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16th February 2017
Top Professional Joins Caremark Head Office Team