Although the temperatures are still high nationwide, autumn is right around the corner. Soon cafes and grocery stores will be rolling out their pumpkin-flavored everything. Fall officially starts on September 22, so it’s wise (and proactive!) to start thinking about a safety plan for the seniors in your life. Whether that means elderly parents, friends,…Click to Read More
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Creativity is something we’re urged to develop and nurture as children, whether that takes the form of painting, writing, dancing, or music. However, as we get older and start to establish our place in the world, the emphasis placed on creativity wanes, but we’re learning more and more that this shouldn’t be the case. Science…Click to Read More
Some would argue it’s a great time to be a senior, especially if you’re looking to pinch a penny or two. If you’re a senior living on a fixed income, then you know finding ways to save can make all the difference. These days, plenty of establishments offer senior discounts, from restaurants and hair salons…Click to Read More
As we age, it’s normal to worry about our mental status. We hear stories about people with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia, and it can be pretty scary. Forgetting things every now and again is normal, but if forgetfulness starts to become an issue, it may be indicative of a more serious problem. Thankfully,…Click to Read More
Osteoarthritis is caused by normal body wear and tear and is the most common form of arthritis worldwide. If we live long enough, we’ll all experience it to a degree, accompanied with a fair amount of pain and/or discomfort. However, there are many solutions for pain management depending on the location of the arthritis. One…Click to Read More
Today’s seniors are the first of the boomer generation to reach retirement age. Many from this generation grew up with a stay-at-home mom and siblings in neighborhoods that had a school within walking distance. Kids walked to school with friends and lunchtime was spent in a cafeteria or gymnasium. After lunch, excess energy was burned…Click to Read More
Aging can go as smooth as silk or as rough as sandpaper. Sometimes we can control it and sometimes we can’t. But for now, let’s talk about the things we CAN control. Staying Fit We say it all the time, and we mean what we say. But we also know that sometimes life just gets…Click to Read More
A fall can be a traumatic experience for anyone, especially for seniors. It can have dire consequences on a senior’s confidence, leading them to become withdrawn and isolated and fear they’ve lost their independence. However, sometimes falls are a symptom of more serious underlying medical issues. If the senior in your life has recently suffered…Click to Read More
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
Herm & Mary Carter Eick
Lee World Center
1850 Lee Rd.
Winter Park FL 32789
5 out of 5 stars
5 out of 5 starsposted 4 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 6 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!