Seniors are a wealth of knowledge and rich with experience. The more years under their belts, the more there is to uncover. Stories from different eras and countries, history in living form. There is so much to learn and as many seniors age, they discover a desire to pass on those lessons. If you’re the…Click to Read More
When it comes to the parental holidays, Mother’s Day usually takes the cake. Father’s Day, on the other hand, can be a bit more difficult. Buying a tie, a shirt, or having a barbeque are tried and true, but with older dads, they usually don’t need or want much. What’s an adult kid to do?…Click to Read More
We all have a tendency to put things off. It seems to be a normal pitfall of being human: we always think there’s more time, and we go on with our lives. Then suddenly, it happens. Life takes a turn and a parent becomes ill or suffers a serious accident or injury and you’re left…Click to Read More
Once adult children reach their 40s, it’s a good time to have an important talk with their aging parents. According to a study done by Merrill Lynch and Age Wave, a shocking total of 75% of adults have not had an in-depth end-of-life discussion with their parents—the elephant in the room. This kind of conversation…Click to Read More
Many suffer from pain, illness, or limited mobility, so helping them ease back into an active lifestyle can be tricky. It’s best to start slow. Gardening is a great hobby for seniors and disabled adults. Clients and caregivers have the opportunity to get outdoors and enjoy fresh air, sunshine, and the smell of flowers and…Click to Read More
All the nerves in our nervous system serve a purpose. Motor nerves control muscle movement. Autonomic nerves regulate functions we don’t normally think about—like heart rate and blood pressure. And our sensory nerves receive sensations such as temperature, vibration, and pain. Neuropathy is a condition that affects the latter nerve type. Sensory nerves are part…Click to Read More
Seniors suffering from chronic pain or stiffness encounter more than the average obstacles performing daily tasks. Arthritis is a major health issue for millions of people around the world, and caretakers can be lifesavers. Housekeeping can be extremely difficult for arthritis sufferers. Particularly those with the following subtypes: Osteoarthritis This is the most common form…Click to Read More
Housekeeping can be tedious for anyone and especially for seniors who may experience limited mobility or other physical restrictions. But even for the able-bodied, illnesses and accidents can derail daily functioning. A fall, a car accident, a surgery, and everything else in between can change circumstances and capabilities. It’s during times like these that we…Click to Read More
Getting older isn’t easy, especially if you don’t have all the help you need. Illness and injury are common as the years slowly accumulate, but there’s plenty seniors can do to stay healthy and reduce their risks of serious complications. Here are three to get you started: Your primary physician is an invaluable resource Trips…Click to Read More
If you’ve ever spent long periods of time alone and felt that edgy/anxious feeling, then you know what loneliness is. Loneliness can cause depression, loss of appetite, weight gain, lack of energy, sleeping too much, muscle loss, and unhealthy attitudes. And mood swings are common for people who receive little human contact. Seniors need companionship….Click to Read More
Herm & Mary Carter Eick
Lee World Center
1850 Lee Rd.
Winter Park FL 32789
5 out of 5 stars
5 out of 5 starsposted 2 months ago
The team at Griswold will do everything in their power to work with your requests and will strive to match the perfect caregivers to your loved one. They got us up and running on a 24/7 basis very quickly and smoothly.
5 out of 5 starsposted 4 months ago
Thank you so much for your professional, kind and genuine care you provided our mother and family during such a difficult time. MaryCarter was exceptional finding my mom wonderful caregivers- Adeline, Sarah and Janepher- who are amazing women with huge hearts. The patience, understanding and love they gave while caring for our mother was wonderful and very much appreciated. MaryCarter even jumped in one morning to stay with Mom when our family had a scheduling conflict. That just goes to show that this is not just a business to MaryCarter. She wants to provide the best service she can to her clients and families. Anytime I called, MaryCarter or our ladies, they would do what they could to meet our needs. I highly recommend Griswold Home Care if you are in need of this type of support. It is scary to have a stranger care for your parent, but with MaryCarter and her team on board, providing for our mother as she ages has been so much easier. Thank you again for everything you do!!
5 out of 5 starsposted 1 year ago
The decision to bring caregivers into the home is not easy. Mary Carter and Herm's team make it as comforting and smooth as possible. They will customize the care plan your loved one needs and have a group of professionals to care for them. Highly recommend!