Comfort Keepers FDD Summary
Type of Business
The franchised business is a distinctive business that operates under the Comfort Keepers® trade name. Their business provides in-home care for the elderly and other adults who need assistance in daily living, including homemaker/companionship care, personal care, and personal technology services and equipment. In addition, certain qualified franchisees may also offer approved non-invasive private duty nursing services. The business that you will operate provides homemaker/companionship and personal care services for the elderly and other adults who need assistance in daily living, as well as personal technology services and equipment. Care typically is provided in the Client’s home but may also be provided in other facilities, such as assisted living facilities. Homemaker/companionship services include companionship, meal preparation, light housekeeping, grocery and clothing shopping, grooming and dressing guidance, and assistance with recreational activities.
CK Franchising, Inc. was incorporated under Ohio law on February 8, 1999. On February 7, 2003 they restated their charter to effect a recapitalization that resulted in a substantial increase in their authorized capital and their outstanding capital stock. As a result of the recapitalization, February 7, 2003 is considered the date of their inception for accounting purposes. Their principal business office is located at 6640 Poe Avenue, Suite 200, Dayton, Ohio 45414.
The total investment necessary to begin operations of a Comfort Keepers® franchise is from $77,550 to $109,960. This includes $45,000 that must be paid to the franchisor or affiliate.