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FirstLight Home Care Expands to Austin, Texas

AUSTIN, TEXAS – April 10, 2019 – FirstLight® Home Care, an award-winning provider of non-medical home care services, has announced the opening of its Austin office, located at 901 S Mopac Expressway Building 1, Suite 300, in Austin. Local entrepreneurs and senior care advocates, Bobby and Michelle Scruggs, own the location, which provides companion care and personal care services to residents throughout Austin, Westlake, Lakeway, Bee Cave, and surrounding communities.

FirstLight Home Care of Austin delivers non-medical home care services to people who need companionship and help at home, including adults with disabilities, those recovering from illness, injury or surgery, veterans, and anyone who needs extra assistance. Highly-trained FirstLight caregivers help with many needs – from errands, transportation and household tasks to help with individual needs, like bathing and hygiene.

“It is my vision to provide an extraordinary level of service to clients in the communities we serve to enrich their lives and earn the trust of their families,” stated Bobby. “Austin is one of the fastest growing cities in the U.S., and it’s one of the top 10 cities for retirees. Therefore, we have a great opportunity to provide exceptional home care services and peace of mind to our growing senior population.”

The Austin office is continually recruiting compassionate, experienced caregivers. FirstLight offers competitive wages, a fun, caring environment and the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of individuals in the community. Interested candidates should visit the Careers page at

Since opening its first franchise location in 2010, FirstLight Home Care has experienced steady growth and is now serving or in the process of serving clients in more than 250 locations in 34 states throughout the U.S.

About FirstLight Home Care

FirstLight Home Care is a leading provider of non-medical home care, helping individuals in more than 30 states achieve the quality of life they deserve. The company has set a new standard in home care by creating an unmatched Culture of Care that drives industry-leading client and employee satisfaction. FirstLight is a lifeline not only for seniors, but for people recovering from illness, injury or surgery; adults with disabilities; new and busy mothers; veterans; and anyone over the age of 18 who needs extra assistance. Care can be provided at private residences, as well as independent and assisted living communities. Visit for information on our Companion, Personal, Dementia, Respite and Veteran Care services.

Press Contact:

Lucy Modzelewski
Brand Director
FirstLight Home Care

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