No one wants to live their life in fear that they will lose their mind. However, this is a reality for many seniors. Fortunately, there are activities seniors can add to their routine that have been scientifically proven to delay cognitive decline and improve brain health. Here are 3 surprising ways seniors can boost brain health. Practice meditation…Click to Read More
Greater Orlando, FL - Home Care Blog
Holiday scams are nothing new (unfortunately). But in recent years, the holiday season has seen increases in scams targeting the elderly. Elder financial abuse results in approximately $36.5 billion lost annually according to True Link Financial Services. Seniors can take steps to ensure they aren’t being ripped off, and adult children can be vigilant of…Click to Read More
The holidays are a time of celebration and togetherness. However, family can often be the biggest trigger for stress and anxiety. Stress is often the result of unrealistic expectations, but thankfully this is something you can manage. Here are eight tips to alleviate caregiver worries as well as senior concerns that often crop up around…Click to Read More
Caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease can be difficult, especially around the holidays. Trying to juggle both of these stressors at the same time is no easy feat. Fortunately, there is a way. With proper planning and prioritizing, you can make the holidays enjoyable for you and your loved one. Here are 5 tips to make the holidays…Click to Read More
Domesticated animals have provided humans with companionship, task assistance, and love for thousands of years, and pet owners understand firsthand how quickly these animals become a part of the family. Losing one to old age or illness can be devastating. It can also be equally upsetting to be forced to give up your pet because…Click to Read More
As we move into the cooler months of the year, it’s important for seniors and caregivers to pay close attention to their health, particularly their respiratory health. There are four major types of chronic respiratory health issues that can affect your lungs as you age. Keep reading to learn more about each. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary…Click to Read More
Loss of appetite is quite common for seniors, it occurs as a natural part of the aging process. Food can lose its flavor or become upsetting to the stomach. However, even though changes in appetite are fairly common, it’s important for seniors to continue to enjoy a healthy and nutritious diet. What’s causing the loss…Click to Read More
Talking about the future can be an uncomfortable experience, especially with an aging parent. Making decisions about finances and talking about caregiving assistance, health changes, wellness needs, and decreased mobility is difficult. However, being open about the future and all it entails is critical when creating a successful care plan that best meets the needs…Click to Read More
You may or may not have heard, but volunteering during retirement years can bring a wealth of health benefits to seniors. These benefits include lower rates of depression and less incidence of heart disease to name a couple. Whatever the physical benefits, it’s widely accepted that volunteering gives seniors satisfaction, community, and a greater sense…Click to Read More
There are a lot of moving parts to keeping people healthy–especially so for seniors. Dental exams, medication management, and physicals are all important to keep seniors healthy. It’s been proven that people who had healthy habits when they were younger tend to have healthy habits as seniors as well and good health habits can make…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 7 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 10 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!