About Visiting Angels

Establishing a successful business format enables an organization to retrace its steps and fine-tune its systems. To create a successful franchising system, an organization is required to duplicate and share its proven blueprint for success.

VISITING ANGELS has established over 600 franchise locations in all 50 states across the United States. Internet search data shows that Visiting Angels is the best known brand in private duty home care due to our national advertising campaign on internet, radio and TV. Visiting Angels was rated #1 in franchisee satisfaction among senior care franchises by Franchise Business Review (franchisebusinessreview.com; January, 2020). We were ranked #3 across all franchise industries out of 500 franchise companies. Our franchisees individually average more than $1 Million annual gross revenues! We advertise and market nationally for home care client leads and distribute thousands of home care client leads each month to our franchisees.

Our franchised agencies thrive collectively from some of the most caring business owners in the world. Together, they have utilized countless resources at their fingertips to provide communities with jobs and, most importantly, the care our seniors deserve.

Owning a business is hard work, but it can also be extremely rewarding. To help support you in your efforts, Visiting Angels provides our network of owners with:

– Thousands of quality home care leads each month on a national basis
– National advertising and branding campaigns; including Internet, radio and TV
– Annual conferences with industry experts, breakout sessions and one-on-one consultations
– Regional group support meetings throughout the year
– Comprehensive training sessions
– Monthly webinar teleconferences

Company Founded


Current Leadership

Lawrence Meigs, CEO

Started Franchising

1998 (23 years)

Total Number of Units

578 (as of 2020)

Part-Time / Full-Time

Full Time

How Much Does It Cost To Open A Visiting Angels Franchise?

There are several costs associated with opening a Visiting Angels franchise. There is typically a franchise fee set by the franchisor, which covers the costs of opening a franchise location. Some other commons fees include equipment fees, marketing fees, licensing fees, insurance, and taxes, to name a few.

Some franchises may have a weekly fee that the franchisee pays for operating a Visiting Angels franchise. The weekly fee for opening a Visiting Angels franchise is Royalty Fee Due On The 10Th Day Of Each Month.

The full breakdown of these fees can be found in the Financial Disclosure Document (FDD) provided to franchisees by the franchisor. The FDD report will contain additional information such as whether the franchise is renewable (Visiting Angels Is Renewable) and does the franchise offer financing support (Visiting Angels Visiting Angels has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: franchise fee).

Visiting Angels Company Details

Here are some additional details about Visiting Angels.

Parent Company Living Assistance Services
Initial Investment $49,950 - $79,950
Net Worth Requirement $110,000
Veteran Incentives 10% off franchise fee
Royalty Fee 3.5-3%
Ad Royalty 2.5-2%
Cash Requirement $110,000
Term of Agreement 10 years
Absentee Ownership No
Run from Home No
Part Time No

Training and Support Offered By Visiting Angels

Visiting Angels offers several support options to its franchisees. With 578 (as of 2020) units, Visiting Angels aims to provide support to each franchise owner to help them operate a successful franchise location. Visiting Angels offers No on the job training, 45 hours classroom training, and 5+ regional refresher meetings per year; monthly webinars; annual conference additional training.

Training and Support Offered

Here are the support options offered by Visiting Angels.

On-The-Job Training No
Classroom Training 45 hours
Additional Training 5+ regional refresher meetings per year; monthly webinars; annual conference
Ongoing Support
  • Newsletter
  • Meetings & Conventions
  • Toll-Free Line
  • Grand Opening
  • Online Support
  • Security & Safety Procedures
  • Field Operations
  • Site Selection
  • Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
  • Co-op Advertising
  • Ad Templates
  • National Media
  • Regional Advertising
  • Marketing Planning & Support
  • Social Media
  • SEO
  • Website Development
  • Email Marketing
Estimated Revenue $10M to $50M

Is Visiting Angels Right For You?

Visiting Angels has gone digital! Here are all of the ways you can find Visiting Angels online. Oftentimes, you can reach out to current franchisees of Visiting Angels online. Current franchisees may be able to offer personalized insights into what it is like owning a Visiting Angels franchise and offer tips to running a successful Visiting Angels franchise location.


Why Should You Start a Visiting Angels Franchise?

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