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Shanise Camden

How Caring For an Elderly Relative Inspired a Business Idea

If you’re currently searching for a new business idea or opportunity, choosing an area or sector in which you already have some sort of experience or interest is highly likely to increase your chances of success. This is exactly what inspired Shanise Nelson-Deans, our new franchisee for Clapham, to look...
Gelyn Wandsworth

A Helping Hand for Wandsworth

Extra Help is experiencing phenomenal growth at the moment and we’re delighted to welcome another new franchisee to the Extra Help family. Gelyn Sabatier, who lives in Mitcham, joined us during lockdown and launched her new business, Extra Help Wandsworth, at the beginning of June. Extra Help Wandsworth covers the...
extra help taunton

Extra Help Launches in Taunton

As we all know, many businesses were forced to cease trading during the lockdown. However, not only did our existing Extra Help franchises continue to provide essential services, but we also recruited several new franchisees, who all recognise the value of a business that can provide its services at...
Passion For Wellbeing Brings Extra Help

Lady With Passion For Wellbeing Brings Extra Help’s Services To The Chilterns

Jes Summerhayes, of Haddenham in Buckinghamshire, launched her new franchise on 1st December and is now responsible for the Chilterns area. Jes is, in fact, Claire Robinson's old school friend, and is married with two daughters. In the time that Claire has known her, Jes has enjoyed a very well-rounded,...
extra help ealing

Extra Help Launches In Ealing!

Extra Help welcomes its new franchisee, Herman Barnes. Herman lives in West London and has two daughters. He has been working within the social care sector for over fifteen years, focusing on young people in various settings, youth projects, children in care and, most recently, care leavers, helping unaccompanied minors...
New Extra Help Franchise Launches In Bath And Warminster

New Extra Help Franchise Launches In Bath And Warminster

This week, I'd like to introduce our new franchisees, Rose and Chris Ogborn. Rose and Chris are a lovely mother and son team who live in Westbury, Wiltshire and have worked together for many years. Their Extra Help franchise serves Bath and Warminster, which includes five towns in the area! Rose has...
award winning extra help

Award-winning Extra Help Wirral Experiences Phenomenal Growth

Extra Help Wirral franchisee discusses her success with the franchise. Established by Cath Arnold and Carol Godding in 2016, who originally met at their children's school, this successful Wirral franchise was even recognised at the recent Extra Help Franchisee Awards, winning the Consistent Franchise Growth Award. Below, Cath talks about the...
Extra Help Bedford

Extra Help Services Now Available In Bedford

The end of 2019 was a period of fantastic growth for Extra Help, with several new franchisees coming on board in one month. One of those franchisees is Siobhan Deane, the proud owner of the new Extra Help Bedford franchise, covering Bedford and the surrounding villages. Siobhan is married with two,...
worst time to invest in a franchise

The Worst Time To Invest In A Franchise….or is it?

Before the coronavirus pandemic turned the entire global economy and our lives upside down, many people were either thinking of starting, or had already started, their own businesses. Indeed, as I mentioned in our recent articles, Extra Help recently took on several new franchisees and trained a further two, only...

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Simply Takeout launches across Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch

A NEW food delivery business which aims to support community groups and charities through order donation has launched in Bournemouth, Christchurch,...

Meet our Franchisee Steve Powell – DNS Wigan

Steve Powell is manager of DNS’s Wigan branch. He is a highly qualified and motivated management accountant with 30 years’ experience. Qualifying as an accountant...

Meet Our Franchisee Mina Mikhael- DNS Brighton

Mina Mikhael’s Accountancy business in Brighton provides tax and accountancy services to contractors, CIS contractors and owner-managed businesses. The services his office provides include...

From furlough to franchise as Get Ahead VA welcomes new franchisee for Cheshire

When Cheshire-based Sophie Birley-Brown was placed on furlough back in March, she knew the time was right to look for something new. With many years...

10 ways to manage the finances of your franchise during the pandemic

If I have any good advice to give around running the finances of your business, get a Shabu to come work with you. From...