Home Health Services vs. Non-Medical Home Care Services

Home Health Services vs. Non-Medical Home Care ServicesChoosing the right caregiver team to look after an older loved one can be a difficult, yet important decision. Studies have proven that aging in place -- giving an older adult the opportunity to continue to live in their own home among familiar surroundings as they age -- has a positive effect on seniors.One of the deciding factors in finding the right caregiver involves whether or not your older loved one requires home health services or non-medical home care. Griswold Home... Click to Read More

Download Guide to Home Care

When selecting an elder care provider, you will have many questions. Understanding your options is as important as identifying the type of care that is needed.Download our free brochure which outlines some of the services an in-home non-medical caregiver can provide. When you identify which type of care fits your needs, give us a call and we’ll be glad to walk you through your... Click to Read More

Caregiver Ethics: How to Choose a Reputable In-Home Caregiver

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Thanks to the advances in modern medicine, the average 65-year-old American's life expectancy has increased by approximately 20 years. However, as life expectancy continues to increase, so does the need for competent in-home care. Over 40 million senior citizens have a chronic condition that affects their day to day lives, including 12 million who cannot live independently without an in-home caregiver. To make matters more complicated, many families are unable to provide sufficient care for their loved ones. That’s why an increasing number of Americans are turning to... Click to Read More

University of Florida Student Wins Griswold Home Care Scholarship

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Griswold Home Care is honored to announce the winner of our bi-annual scholarship contest. Twice each year, Griswold Home Care extends a $1,000 scholarship to an outstanding student who is pursuing a career in the caregiving field. To qualify, participants were encouraged to tell us about the personal challenges and rewards they encountered in caring for others. Scholarship participants also discussed how achieving a higher education would allow them to create a greater, more positive impact in their community.  We are pleased to award a $1,000 scholarship to... Click to Read More

Oklahoma Student Wins Griswold Home Care Scholarship

Last year, Griswold Home Care announced the creation of our scholarship contest to award exceptional individuals a $1,000 scholarship to help them further their education.  We asked participants to offer their personal insights into the greatest rewards and challenges of providing care, as well as to share how their higher education goals would help them to impact the lives of others. Griswold Home Care is pleased to announce Hayden Sparks as the recipient of a $1,000 scholarship. Hayden is an exceptional and inspirational young man who is a recent... Click to Read More

Stuck in the Middle: Home Care Options & the Sandwich Generation

If you are feeling a squeeze on your time, wallet, and emotions, there is a good chance you are part of the sandwich generation. There are options available to you to help reduce some of the stress that comes with being stuck in the middle.The sandwich generation is defined as adults who care not only for their older parents but their children as well. Typically, this person will be juggling the various needs of both groups, but care for their parents tends to escalate as the parents... Click to Read More

Stuck in the Middle: Home Care Options & the Sandwich Generation

If you are feeling a squeeze on your time, wallet, and emotions, there is a good chance you are part of the sandwich generation. There are options available to you to help reduce some of the stress that comes with being stuck in the middle. The sandwich generation is defined as adults who care not only for their older parents but their children as well. Typically, this person will be juggling the various needs of both groups, but care for their parents tends to escalate as the parents age. According... Click to Read More

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Aphasia Home Care for Seniors

Many of us take our basic motor skills for granted. The ability to speak, write, read, and comprehend information is taken as a given. The vast majority of people are born with this “universal” set of actions, so it is only natural to assume they will never go away.Think for a moment what would happen if you suddenly lost the ability to do any one of these things. How would your life change? Chances are, the answer is something you cannot even imagine. You would likely be dependent... Click to Read More
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