04/03/2019
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What Does a Personal Assistant For The Elderly Actually Do?

When it comes to care and support options for the elderly, there are far more choices to look into than you might first think. Most people tend to jump straight towards considering at-home carers, living with a relative, […]
18/02/2019
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How Can Older People be in Control of Decision Making About Their Care and Support Needs?

When a person begins to age, life changes. We all want to pretend that this is never going to happen to us, but the fact remains that life means birth, the middle part, ageing, and then death. This […]
11/02/2019
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What is a Care Worker?

One of the mainstays of human life is the ability to be independent and self-sufficient. For a person who has been independent all their lives, the realisation that the ageing process is slowly robbing them of that independence […]
04/02/2019
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Short Term Memory Loss in The Elderly

Watching an elderly parent or loved one age can be hard. They almost seem to change before your very eyes. Whilst ageing certainly doesn’t mean the loss of all independence and faculties, one area which can be affected […]
27/01/2019
elderly people

How The Effects of Ageing Can Affect The Day to Day Life of Elderly People

The ageing process begins relatively slowly. Nobody can be sure at the age it really starts because we’re all individual and experience life and progression at different stages. Overall, however, when the physical effects of ageing start to […]
29/07/2018
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A Difficult Subject – Elderly Parents’ Care

As adults, we have a huge amount of freedom in life, many opportunities coming our way, and many positive experiences waiting for us, but the one single thought we never want to have to consider in much detail […]