Children’s Lighthouse has been providing families with exceptional childcare and learning opportunities since 1997, and in that time, we’ve refined a business model that takes full advantage of a recession-resistant industry. Most financial investments carry with them a certain amount of risk, but when you own a recession-resistant business, you’re better able to weather the normal downturns of economies and oftentimes not only survive them but flourish in new ways as a result. Still, once you’ve defined a recession-resistant industry, how can you take advantage of one as an investor? Well, to begin with, you’ll first want to identify and align yourself with a leader in it.
What is a Recession-Resistant Industry?
Industries that are recession-resistant are those that provide essential goods or services and, as such, are not as vulnerable to the effects of outside influences, pressures, trends, and the like. Industries that cater to basic needs like food, water, clothing, and utilities are all good examples. Looked at another way, these industries either provide an absolute necessity the public will always keep needing and buying, or they see demand rise due to whatever challenging conditions the economy may be under.
Childcare and early childhood learning opportunities are good examples of services and resources that will almost always remain in demand. Parents will continue to seek out quality childcare and rich learning environments like those provided by each Children’s Lighthouse franchise because as families increasingly become dual income, they’ll have the means and the necessity for outside care. Furthermore, as a leader in the early childhood learning industry, a Children’s Lighthouse franchise is uniquely positioned for growth as it meets important needs in the community it serves.
Helping Children Reach Their Full Potential
Our decades of experience in the childcare industry have allowed us to create and refine a business model that helps children reach their full potential while providing parents peace of mind. It relies on our Lighthouse Pathways™ approach to learning, which features age-appropriate curriculums, that not only cater to the unique strengths and needs of each child but that is at the heart of your success as a franchisee. Furthermore, our built-in multiple revenue streams meet three distinct educational needs — infants and toddlers, preschoolers, and school-aged children — so that no matter how old the children in your community are, you’ll be able to provide them with access to quality care and education in a rich learning environment.
A Franchise Opportunity That Matters: A New Career Path Worth Pursuing
While it’s true that an investment in a franchise under the Children’s Lighthouse name will position you in an industry that is recession-resistant, it’s even more important to remember that it will also mean your work will matter. Our cheerful and safe schools meet extremely important needs every day, as more and more children learn, explore, and play in them, and more teachers and administrators go to work in them feeling a sense of pride and accomplishment. Your Children’s Lighthouse will be there for the children and families in your community, too, and that’s something you can be proud of.
For 25 years, Children’s Lighthouse has been there to support parents and children in important ways. To learn more about our opportunity and how to become part of our family of franchisees, get in touch today!