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Local Entrepreneurs Continue to Meet Increasing Demand for Home Care in South Orange County

FirstLight Home Care of Mission Viejo assists aging seniors and other adults in need of care

MISSION VIEJO, CA – April 24, 2019 – FirstLight® Home Care, an award-winning provider of non-medical home care services, is pleased to announce that its Mission Viejo location is under new ownership. Local entrepreneurs, Josh Smith and Ben Briggs, own the location, which provides companion care and personal care services to residents throughout South Orange County California.

FirstLight Home Care of Mission Viejo, located at 26050 Acero, Suite 401, in Mission Viejo, delivers non-medical home care services to people who need companionship and help at home. This includes adults with disabilities, those recovering from illness, injury or surgery and anyone over the age of 18 who needs extra assistance. Highly-trained FirstLight caregivers assist with many needs, from errands, transportation and household tasks to help with individual needs, like bathing and hygiene.

“It’s a great honor to be able to serve our communities by helping people maintain their independence during times of need,” said Josh. “Our goal is to allow aging seniors and other adults to stay safely in the place they call home, while bringing peace of mind to their families.”

Ben added, “We want to be that extra helping hand for seniors, people recuperating from cancer or surgery, those with disabilities and the family caregivers out there who may be feeling completely overwhelmed. As a military veteran myself, I am also committed to providing the best care for the veterans in our community.”

The Mission Viejo 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

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

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