Home Instead Senior Care, Ireland’s trusted source of home care for seniors, has won the Irish Franchise of the Year in this year’s prestigious Irish Franchise Association Awards. This award reassures both seniors who use home care services and their families that the highest standards of care are being delivered.

Speaking about the award win, Danette Connolly, Managing Director of Home Instead Senior Care Waterford said: “It is so rewarding to see that Home Instead Senior Care and the home care service we provide to Waterford seniors has been so strongly recognised by the Irish Franchise Association.”

Danette continued “As Director of Care at Home Instead Senior Care I am very passionate about not only providing the highest quality home care service, but also a truly caring service that makes a real difference in the lives of seniors. It is a terrific accolade for such efforts to be acknowledged”.

Home Instead Senior Care was established in Waterford in January 2009 and now has 18 offices throughout the country. The organisation enables seniors to maintain their independence and live at home for longer than otherwise possible. Home care services include help with day-to-day activities such as personal hygiene care, meal preparation, housekeeping, transport as well as specialist Alzheimer and arthritis care in the home.

Home Instead Senior Care is no stranger to award wins and was a finalist in the 2009 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Awards. It was also named 2008 ‘Irish Franchise Business of the Year’ and 2007 Irish Small Business of the Year.

For further information on Home Instead Senior Care log on to www.homeinstead.ie or call 051 333966.