The GHCFA enjoys a productive and mutually beneficial relationship with our franchisor. This relationship was recently recognized by the American Association of Franchisees and Dealers (AAFD) by awarding Griswold Home Care the Franchisor of the Year and recognizing the newly negotiated franchise agreement as meeting the Fair Franchising Standard with the highest score ever recorded.

The GHCFA was also awarded the Chapter of the Year, Meg Mairn was awarded Franchisee of the Year, and Renato Maiorana received the Trailblazer Award.


Negotiate candidly and fairly with our franchisor to achieve fair and equitable resolutions.

Defend the membership from challenges to our businesses.

Provide an ongoing forum for the exchange of ideas, best practices and advice.

Use the purchasing power of our members and the AAFD to offer reduced cost high-quality products and services.


The Goal of the Association is to foster a spirit of collaboration within our franchise system, to provide a common voice for Griswold Home Care franchisees, and channel proactive energies to resolve common problems and develop better approaches to operating our businesses.


Access to recorded Board Meetings and Monthly Best Practices Meetings.

Confidential platform to speak with other GHC franchisees.

Unlimited access to GHC franchisees with decades of experience in industries relevant to GHC such as accounting, legal, care-giving, marketing, etc.

Free annual consultation with experienced franchise lawyers from the AAFD.

Free, unlimited access to the GHCFA website with links to important articles, event calendar with scheduled conference calls and webinars.

Ability to invest in the Legal Fund Trust and to receive the benefits of additional legal and regulatory support with access to legal memoranda and opinions.

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