Griswold Special Care

(866) 371-9761

1915 Kirkwood Hwy, Newark, DE

Griswold Special Care
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1915 Kirkwood Hwy
Newark, DE
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(866) 371-9761
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05/13/2010 An OurParents User Writes: Horrible Horrible Horrible is all I can say. The in home care giver was not qualified. Spent all her time on her cell phone. Did not prepare meals as she was supposed to. Would never recommend them.


Description of Griswold Special Care in Newark, DE

Griswold Special Care, located in Newark, Delaware provides the following services: In-Home Care. Griswold Special Care has an average user review rating of 1 star. Griswold Special Care has a very good hospital, Christiana Hospital, located nearby, which scored a 92 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Griswold Special Care's nearest hospital is 5 miles away. The zipcode (19711) in Delaware, where Griswold Special Care is located, has a below average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Griswold Special Care can be found here.

Griswold Special Care is an in-home care provider. In Home care could be either medical ("skilled") or non-medical ("custodial") support services delivered at the home of the senior. "skilled" service providers who usually provide various medical care needs and "custodial" care providers who provide services for daily living such as bathing, dressing, and meal preparation but may also extend to assistance with transportation, paying bills, making appointments, and simply being there to provide companionship and emotional support. Home Care services are generally available 24 hours a day, seven days a week and are sometimes paid for directly by the client or through a variety of public and private funding sources such as Medicare and/or Medicaid. Make sure you know your loved one's Medicare and Medicaid eligibility, and understand how you can use tools like long term care insurance to pay for in home care.


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Demographic Profile for Newark, DE,19711

Annual Crime
19711 Avg.
Violent Crimes 6 4
Property Crimes 4 4
Weather Conditions
Average High Temperature ° F
Average Low Temperature ° F
Rainy Days 29%
Average Rainfall 0 inches
Average Snowfall 0 inches
Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
Air Quality 9.8 / 100
Water Quality 12 / 100
Superfund Sites 10 / 100
Physicians per 100k 245.7
Cost Of Living
Compared to the National Average
Overall 17% Above
Cost of Food 11% Above
Utilities 15% Above
Miscellaneous 4% Above
High School Graduate
Associate Degree
Undergraduate Degree
Graduate Degree 20.20%
Male Population 47.83%
Female Population 52.17%
Median Age 30.7 Years
Average Individual Income
Average Household Income $72,007
Population Change
Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in Newark DE
Percent Religious 41.73%
Catholic 24.83%
Methodist 4.15%
Other Christian 2.53%
Presbyterian 2.27%
Jewish 2.00%
All Other 5.96%
Breakdown of ethnicities in Newark DE
White  84.1%
Black  5.4%
Asian  4.5%
Hispanic/Latino  4.4%
Multiracial  1.3%
Other  0.2%

Please Note Zip code-level crime information is provided by U.S. Census data. OurParents ALWAYS recommends that you visit the facility and check with local law enforcement authorities, and draw your own conclusions about the safety of any given care provider and area.

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  • In-Home Care
  • Payment Options

  • Medicare No
  • Medicaid No
  • Veteran's Benefits No
  • Long Term Care Insurance No
  • Subsidy Available No