A History of The Senior’s Choice


1999

  • The Senior’s Choice is created by Steve Everhart as an alternative to traditional senior care franchises to provide non-medical and personal care services to seniors and others in the comfort and safety of their own homes

2002

  • The Senior’s Choice adds its 100th Member

2003

  • The Senior’s Choice unveils their proprietary Fall Prevention Program
  • The Senior’s Choice adds its first Canadian member

2004

2005

  • The Senior’s Choice publishes its proprietary TSC Operating Systems Manual

2006

  • The Senior’s Choice institutes its TSC Advisory Board Mentorship Program for the benefit of its members

2007

2008

  • The Senior’s Choice is included in the Top 50 New Franchises for 2008
  • The Senior’s Choice creates the TSC Benchmarking Workbook Tool
  • The Senior’s Choice ranks #439 in the Annual Franchise 500

2009

  • The Senior’s Choice celebrates its 10th Year Anniversary of helping people launch and grow bar-setting home care companies in North America and internationally
  • Entrepreneur Magazine’s annual Franchise 500 ranks The Senior’s Choice highly in several important categories, including #13 Top New, #27 Fastest Growing and #50 Low-Cost, bringing welcomed recognition to the company’s many successes in 2008. Additional celebrated rankings include #62 Top Home Based, #191 Top Global and #248 Franchise 500
  • The Senior’s Choice introduces its proprietary Certified Hospice Companion Aide® Program

2010

  • The Senior’s Choice wins Home Care Pulse’s inaugural “Best of Home Care” award
  • The Senior’s Choice expands its scope of services to include healthcare staffing with the establishment of StaffChoice, a division of TSC run by a team of world class recruiters specializing in the placement of nurses and case managers
  • The Senior’s Choice ranks #225 in the Annual Franchise 500

2011

  • The Senior’s Choice is honored with “Best of Home Care” designation for the second consecutive year
  • The Senior’s Choice international presence continues to expand, with companies now in New Zealand, Australia, Switzerland, and Trinidad and Tobago
  • The Senior’s Choice ranks #195 in the Annual Franchise 500
  • The Senior’s Choice founder/president Steve Everhart was 1 of 2 leaders featured in the Entrepreneur Magazine issue entitled Taking Care: Franchise Success

2012

  • The Senior’s Choice is honored with “Best of Home Care” designation for the third year in a row; Home Care Pulse founder/president Aaron J. Marcum declares that “on average, Senior’s Choice members score at or above “Best of Home Care” in all 13 categories,” the first group in the industry to achieve such a record.
  • The Senior’s Choice ranks #225 in the Annual Franchise 500
  • The first Senior’s Choice Member launches in Korea