Category: advice

Caring for an elderly parent – How do you approach the difficult conversation?


Are we getting any better at having difficult conversations with elderly relatives about the future? People are living longer than ever before. Thanks largely to medical science, research and people […]

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Can Live-in care help reduce the UK Loneliness Epidemic?


Elderly people have reported increased loneliness during the coronavirus pandemic — a situation that can be devastating for their health -with Age UK estimating around two million people aged over […]

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Person-Centred Care for Older LGBT+ Adults – The Benefits of one to one Live-in Home Care.


How accessible are social care services to LGBT people? LGBT elders may not be getting the care they need because they fear discrimination from their more conservative age mates. Opting […]

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Care and support for the elderly : A better alternative to residential and nursing care.


According to Age UK , 1 in 5 people aged between 50 and 64 in the UK provide care to their loved ones, or to another elderly relative. Around a […]

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Six 2022 New Year’s Resolutions for Older People


December is the perfect time to reflect on how the year has been and to start setting resolutions to make sure that you make the most out of all that […]

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Specialist Rehabilitation care – The chance to recover in your own home


For anyone who’s ever experienced a fall or illness that’s required medical attention, you’ll understand just how upsetting and stressful an incident of this nature can be for an elderly […]

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Parkinson’s: who cares for the carer?


When you care for somebody with Parkinson’s disease, you often forget about your own needs as you do everything in your power to ensure that they continue to lead a […]

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Your guide to elderly care funding


If you or someone you care about is beginning to show signs that they require extra care due to old age, you could both be left worrying about how you […]

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Supporting and Meeting the care needs of older LGBT people | Pride Month 2021


While there has been an improvement in meeting the needs of LGBT individuals in many aspects, we still lack appropriate LGBT support in social care services. There is also an […]

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