Griswold Home Care of Colorado Springs and Douglas County

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October 30, 2012

By gardnerm

I am a past client of this provider

Anne and her husband Mark helped provide care for my mother after her stroke. They embody everything you would want from a care provider. The are caring, attentive, knowledgeable, and consistently go beyond what you would expect someone to do or provide. Even though my mom is now in assisted living Anne continues to stop by and see how she is doing. Can't recommend her or her agency highly enough.

September 26, 2012

By Lonny

I am a past client of this provider

The cost of Griswold was one of the reasons why picked them. Most agencies would want $3000 up front. My grandpa was on a budget and he doesn't have a lot of money so it fit our financial means. I have nothing but good things to say to Griswold. They were great. They took care of my grandfather. He was really happy with the service provided. He used Grisworld for 4 days. It was a temporary thing. The assisted living required us to provide 24-hour care after he had a fall and then he had a minor surgical procedure to correct the pain on his back. Once it was done we didn't require the service anymore. During those 4 days, they helped with everything. They helped him get out of bed or escort him around and make sure he didn't fall. They also helped him with personal hygiene. They had sent out 3 caregivers. I have no complaints about any of them. They all did a fantastic job. I would recommended them to anybody that needs a similar level of care. I was extremely happy with their service.
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About Griswold Home Care of Colorado Springs and Douglas County

Griswold Home Care of Colorado Springs and Douglas County is a Registered Nurse (RN) and Veteran owned and operated non-medical home care agency serving Colorado Springs, Woodland Park and north through Castle Rock, Elizabeth, Parker, and Highlands Ranch.

As one of the first non-medical home care companies in the country, Griswold Home Care has helped tens of thousands of seniors live independently and “age in place.” The company refers experienced caregivers for personal care, homemaking, companionship and other vital services to a growing population of seniors and disabled adults. The company was founded by a geriatric counselor, Dr. Jean Griswold, in response to the growing need for quality, affordable home care services in her own community of Erdenheim, PA just outside of Philadelphia. Headquartered still in Erdenheim, Griswold today has more than 130 offices throughout the U.S. In the past three decades, Griswold has received dozens of industry and community awards, and has grown to become one of the nation's leading non-medical home care companies.

Griswold Home Care has helped more than 80,000 individuals and families throughout the United States, referring more than 9,000 caregivers in any given year.

Anne Seglem, the co-owner and Executive Director of Griswold Home Care of Colorado Springs and Douglas County is an experienced RN who has worked in area critical care units and outpatient clinics for years. She brings a wealth of experience in providing care and in recognizing the very best caregivers in our region. “After years of seeing how so many of our elderly and special needs folks lack affordable home care, I decided it was time to do something about it”, Anne recently stated. “I love our association with Griswold because they place such an emphasis on quality, affordable care and on taking care of the caregivers who provide the service to our clients.”

Our single affordable rate includes:

Personal Home Care Services
  • Bathing
  • Bed bath
  • Tub bath
  • Shower
  • Sponge bath
  • Shave
  • Shampoo
  • Oral/mouth care
  • Brush teeth
  • Denture care
  • Dressing
  • Grooming
  • Comb or brush hair
  • Skin care
  • Perineal care
  • Change adult briefs
  • Assist with bedpan
  • Assist with urinal
  • Assist with commode
  • Reposition bed-bound clients to help prevent skin breakdown
  • Assist with active range-of-motion activities
  • And many more based on client requests...
Homemaking Home Care Services
  • Meal planning
  • Cooking
  • Meal preparation - according to taste/diet
  • Serve meals
  • Wash dishes
  • Light housekeeping (vacuuming, dusting, cleaning client's bathroom, kitchen maintenance and more)
  • Personal laundry and linens
  • Make/change bed
  • Help with organization - clean closets, sort photos
  • Shopping
  • Errands
  • Grocery shopping
  • Incidental transportation
  • Out-of-town travel assistance
  • Pet care
  • Plant care
  • And many more based on client requests...
Personal Assistance & Supportive Care
  • Transfers
  • Ambulation
  • Feeding
  • Assist to bathroom
  • Assist with self-administered medication
  • Limit or encourage fluids
  • Record food intake
  • Record urinary output
  • Record bowel function
Senior Companion Care Services
  • Conversation
  • Reading
  • Games
  • Projects
  • Gardening
  • Appointments
  • Attend events
  • Visit friends
  • Outings
  • Celebrating birthdays
  • Record memoirs
  • Correspondence
  • And many more based on client requests…

Caregiver Information

Caregiver Skills Include:

Ethics, Validation Therapy, Patient Transfers, Stress Management, Grief Issues, Family Communication, Transition Issues, Communicating with Dementia Patients

Caregivers available 24 hours a day: Yes Available to assisted living facility: Yes RN on Staff: Yes


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Rates

  • Overnight Rate: $130/Night
  • Hourly Rate: $19/Hour
  • Live In Rate: $195/Day

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