Franchise Opportunities


Your Business Opportunity with Bridgewater Home Care


Would you like to make a difference in the community and develop a business of your own?
Would you like to be part of a brand that has a superb reputation for providing the highest quality of care?  Franchising with Bridgewater Home Care may be one of the best decisions you make…


Bridgewater Home Care was established in the UK in 2010 with a vision of becoming the most admired and trusted care provider for all stakeholders.  Since then, the business has grown rapidly and exponentially whilst maintaining and improving on the quality of care delivered and creating a positive and enjoyable workplace for employees.


It is with this experience that Bridgewater Home Care can now offer ambitious, hard-working and genuinely caring people the opportunity to grow the brand and create their own positive impact on the community whilst earning a comfortable return on investment.


The official launch of the Franchise will be in 2019, however we will be taking initial enquiries up until this point.


To arrange your initial consultation and expression of interest, please email or call 01942 215 888 and one of our team will assist you in your enquiry.


We look forward to hearing from you.


Yours Sincerely,


Mr. Philip M. Eckersley BSc

Founder and CEO

Bridgewater Home Care


Phil Eckersley - Bridgewater Home Care

Founder & CEO, Phil Eckersley

After achieving a BSc(Hons) First Class at The University of Manchester, Phil Eckersley went on to become a graduate of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Programme.


Phil established Bridgewater Home Care in 2010 after family experiences of having great difficulty in finding reliable and trustworthy care provision for his Grandmother, it was this experience that led him, with support from his family, to set up a home care company that would make a real positive difference to vulnerable people in the community.


From humble beginnings in Wigan the business has grown rapidly and exponentially, with offices opened in Warrington, Bolton and Burscough (West Lancashire).


For the right person, a Bridgewater Home Care Franchise offers a real opportunity to create a business that offers a highly rewarding lifestyle whilst growing the Bridgewater Home Care brand of high quality care, delivered locally.


Bridgewater Home Care – We go above and beyond.



 What does it mean to be a Bridgewater Home Care Franchisee?


One of the hardest things to do in life is to start your own business.


As a Bridgewater Home Care Franchisee you will benefit from being a part of a brand that has a proven track record of both providing the highest quality care and having an envious business financial performance.  You will be a part of a pioneering UK owned company with huge potential to grow into a national provider of care in the community.


As a Franchisee of an independently owned and operated Bridgewater Home Care Franchise, you will benefit from an initial support package, including but not limited to:


  • Your Bridgewater Home Care Franchise licence
  • Business Operations Manuals
  • Market leading operating software and systems
  • CQC compliant* suite of Policies and Procedures
  • A full suite of CQC compliant* Carer training materials
  • Getting started marketing materials
  • Support when recruiting your first Care Manager
  • Support when finding a suitable local office for your business
  • Assistance when applying for CQC Registration


*developed and approved by an ex-CQC inspector


Each individual Franchisee will have their own support needs.  As the Franchisor, Bridgewater Home Care has its first priority in ensuring the quality standards the brand has developed are maintained and enhanced in all areas that Bridgewater Home Care operates.  We will support you as a Franchisee to meet the expectations of the brand with a 90 day support programme and ongoing Quarterly business reviews to ensure that you, as a Franchisee, feel well supported and are meeting the standards expected by the Franchisor and the clients served by a Bridgewater Home Care local office.


For more information contact or call 01942 215 888 and one of our team will assist you in your enquiry.