Founded By a Licensed Occupational and Physical Therapists
Gregg and Karen Frank are a licensed occupational and physical therapist who live in northern New Jersey raising their three children. Gregg Frank graduated from Boston University in 1989 with a degree in occupational therapy. He held the position of Home & Community Health Home Modification Network Manager of the American Occupational Therapy Association. He is a Certified Aging in Place Specialist, a designation of the National Association of Home Builders. Gregg is also a licensed Home Improvement Contractor in the state of New Jersey.
Karen Frank graduated from Cornell University in 1987. She then received a degree in physical therapy from Simmons College in 1989. She is a member of the Information Network on Aging.
Karen and Gregg began their rehabilitation careers together in 1990 and have since worked in Acute Care Hospitals, In-Patient and Out-Patient Rehabilitation Centers, Skilled Nursing Facilities and Assisted Living facilities. Karen also worked as a home care physical therapist.
We’ve Created Safe Home Living Environments for 4,000 Families and Counting
In 2007 Gregg and Karen developed Back Home Safely to focus on their goal of helping people remain living in their own homes despite all obstacles. Along with their team of staff carpenters, they have created safe and accessible environments for over 4,000 New Jersey families. They actively educate occupational therapists, physical therapists, case managers and social workers through interactive presentations on home modifications.
Bringing Their Mission Nationally
In an effort to bring their mission nationally, in 2016 Karen and Gregg developed GreenLight Mobility Franchising. They duplicated their proven model with the goal of training others how to create safe and accessible homes throughout the country as Back Home Safely has done in New Jersey.
Our mission is to make living in your own home a safe option, despite life’s challenges. Safe & Accessible Homes Start Here!