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Choosing Elderly Care That is Right for You

When it comes to care, no two situations are the same. Its essential to find care that suits your unique needs, so here we take a look at the questions you need to ask yourself before choosing what...

Anna Preston Nov 30, 2017
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Facing Up to the Realities of Caring for an Elderly Parent

Aging happens slowly, so slowly that you can find yourself caring for an elderly parent long before you are mentally ready to face it. It can be hard for your parents as well, as they need to accept...

Anna Preston Nov 27, 2017
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Becoming a Qualified Carer - What You Need to Know

As our population ages, the UK is experiencing an increasing number of vulnerable people in society needing care. Some of these people need infrequent support whilst others require 24/7 live in care...

Anna Preston Oct 30, 2017
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Tips & Advice for Paying for Elderly Care

When it becomes all too evident that an elderly family member is in need of care it is inevitable that thought will turn to finances and the worry of how to fund that care. We want the best for our...

Anna Preston Oct 02, 2017
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A Rewarding Career As a Live-In Carer

A career in care is one of the most rewarding jobs you can do. The feeling you get helping others every day is like no other and there are no two days the same when you work in care. You may not have...

Anna Preston Jul 03, 2017
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Not Home Alone – Adult Day Care

With the various nutritional supplements and medicine in general assisting people to achieve higher life expectancy numbers, more and more seniors are making it to phenomenal ages. However, this also...

Robert Smith Apr 17, 2014
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When You Should Opt for an Adult Day Care Center

Dealing with older adults can prove to be a daunting task. However, this would not be the case if you are getting help from an adult day care center. At times, the elderly people can be quite...

Robert Smith Mar 30, 2014
Getting Your Retirement Nest Ready

Retirement can either be exciting or daunting, depending on how much cushion you prepared for yourself. If you are part of the former, congratulations! Your hard work paid off and you can now harvest...

Steven Czyrny Nov 17, 2018
Is It Time for Mom to Move into a Retirement Home?

Recently I’ve been involved with 3 different families that have had to evaluate this question, is it time for mom to move into a retirement home? All 3 families had very different issues with mom’s...

David Dupont Nov 12, 2018
Many People in Dorset Need Care in the Home – and Not Just the Elderly

If there is one thing that is certain about home care in Dorset it is that there is no such thing as one size fits all. The care that older people may need is as varied as the people themselves. It is...

Caroline Crichton Nov 04, 2018
Find a Hobby and Retire Well

Retirement is a phase in life everyone looks forward to because it gives people the freedom to do what they’ve always wanted to do in life but never had the time to, like traveling, reaching the...

Steven Czyrny Oct 28, 2018
Top 4 Amenities in Senior Home Hunting

Finding your retirement home is like finding a spouse, you look for what you want and fits with you well and not what everyone thinks you should go for. If you plan to live there for a long time, you...

Steven Czyrny Oct 26, 2018
Top Retirement Communities of Eugene

Senior retirement homes are often looked down upon because it is considered to be a place where children dump their parents because it would be an inconvenience to take care of them. But, that is not...

Gracemanor Care Oct 20, 2018
Telltale Signs of Alzheime’s Disease

It is common for seniors over 55 years old to experience forgetfulness, but how do you know the memory lapse is simply from aging or a sign of Alzheimer’s disease?Alzheimer’s disease is a type of...

Steven Czyrny Oct 10, 2018
How to Choose the Right Medical Alert Device

A lot has changed since the first "I’ve fallen and can’t get up" medical alert device was first introduced in the 1970’s. A medical alert device or personal emergency response system is an alarm...

David Dupont Oct 08, 2018
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