08/02/2012 – (Lots of Newbies!) New Home Care Business Report. Who’s Opening in Your Area?

Home Care California

Mission Viejo, CA – Nurse Next Door (Canadian Based Franchise Opens First U.S. Location)  “We’re tremendously New home care businesses reportexcited to open our first U.S. location, and we’ve reached agreements on seven others, which certainly will help us quickly build market share,” said CEO John DeHart. “We anticipate many more locations as people discover how much Nurse Next Door can contribute to seniors’ quality of life.”  The first operational American Nurse Next Door location is in Mission Viejo, Calif., and owned by Tony Uzzi, a 54-year-old former nurse and pharmaceutical company executive who wanted more control over his career and more meaning in his work. Uzzi said he was especially drawn to the business’ adherence to its core values: admire people; offer WOW customer experience; find a better way; and be passionate about making a difference.

Beverly Hills, CA- Home Helpers- Owners: Leslee Deanes & Knakhea Coleman, Serving Beverly Hills, West Los Angeles (LA), Westwood, Santa Monica, Encino & More.

Home Care Ohio

Home Helpers of Westerville Serving Northeastern Columbus, New Albany, Gahanna & Other Areas, Owner Paige Luft.

Home Care Minnesota

Home Helpers of St. Paul, MN – Home Helpers of the Twin Cities Provides Exceptional and Personalized Care to Families in the St. Paul area and surrounding suburbs, including Arden Hills, Roseville, North Oaks, Vadnais Heights, and White Bear Lake area! Owners: Jennifer Olesen & Mary Scundi

Home Care Colorado

Home Helpers of Castle Rock, CO – Home Helpers of Castle Rock, Parker, Douglas County & Colorado Springs, Owner: Maribeth Muhonen

Home Care Illinois

Home Helpers of Oak Park, IL – Owners: Naaman & Debra Moorman, Serving Oak Park and the surrounding areas.

Home Care Florida

Home Helpers of Fort Lauderdale, FL, Owners: Shane & Jesika Smith, Serving:  Plantation, Sunrise, Tamarac, The Greater Ft. Lauderdale Area,  Broward County, Palm Beach County and Miami-Dade County


About Valerie VanBooven RN BSN

Valerie VanBooven, Managing Partner/ Co-Owner of LTC Expert Publications
Valerie’s motto and favorite saying is: “Impact is not created by big budgets, impact is created by innovative marketing ideas!”


Valerie is a Registered Nurse and the author of three books, Aging Answers (2003), The Senior Solution (2007) and Priceless Caregiving (2009). Her adventure in internet marketing began as a self-promotion experiment and ended up becoming a full time marketing consulting business for the elder care market.

Valerie has appeared on national television (Today Show), has hosted her own local radio show, and has been interviewed for dozens of publications and radio shows across the country regarding her business and the business of elder care.
She fast became the foremost authority in driving sales via the internet, seminars, and e-mail for senior service providers and elder care entrepreneurs. While Valerie’s best known for her expertise in marketing, her students share that her biggest impact comes from her ability to make things happen quickly, even on a small budget.