OVERLAND PARK, KS, January 14, 2020 - The Overland Park Chamber is excited to share that A Place for Mom (APFM), a senior care referral service with offices in Seattle, New York, and Naples, Fla., is opening a new office in Overland Park. The growing company expects to add 600 or more jobs in the metro area in coming years.
"We're thrilled A Place for Mom has chosen Kansas for its new location," Kansas Secretary of Commerce David Toland said. "The jobs created and the investment in Overland Park will have a significant impact on the Greater Kansas City region. We look forward to welcoming A Place for Mom to the Kansas community and working with them as they grow their presence in our state."
"Overland Park regularly ranks among the top places for families in the nation, including caring for members of our extended family," said Overland Park Mayor Carl Gerlach. "It's truly an honor for Overland Park to be home to A Place for Mom, a company that provides insight and information to make it a little easier to give the compassionate and necessary attention our parents and elders deserve. We look forward to supporting the company's growth and its 600 employees in the coming years."
The new Overland Park office will serve as a hub for A Place for Mom's business operations and will include jobs in a number of different categories including finance and human resources, information technology, engineering, design, customer service, and other support staff. Hiring is already in progress and roles range from senior management to entry-level. Interested candidates are encouraged to explore opportunities and apply at www.aplaceformom.com/about/careers.
APFM was founded in 2000 and works in more than 16,000 provider communities in the United States and Canada. APFM is an online platform that connects customers with the most up-to-date information, tools, and options so as to best meet each customer's specific senior care needs.
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