Loneliness In The Elderly And How To Prevent It

Loneliness In The Elderly And How To Prevent It

As more and more research proves how detrimental loneliness is to a person’s health, the number of people experiencing loneliness is rising. This is especially true for older adults and the elderly.  But we can combat loneliness and its negative impact on the...
Preventing Falls In The Elderly

Preventing Falls In The Elderly

More than 1 in 3 people over the age of 65 experience a fall each year. Unfortunately, in older adults, a fall can lead to broken bones, a hospital stay and can be the start of more serious problems. Falls can be a serious threat to the quality of life of older...
Can I Move From A Care Home To Live-in Care? 

Can I Move From A Care Home To Live-in Care? 

Making decisions for or with an elderly loved one can feel overwhelming. The decision to move your elderly relative to a care home won’t have been an easy one. Maybe decisions were made rapidly following an illness or injury, and a care home may have been the obvious...
Your Most Common Live-in Care Questions Answered

Your Most Common Live-in Care Questions Answered

Are you considering live-in care? Maybe for yourself or a loved one? If you’re at the early stages of considering live-in care, this blog post is for you. Here we will discuss what live-in care is and answer some of the most common questions we hear related to live-in...
Are Pets A Good Idea For The Elderly?

Are Pets A Good Idea For The Elderly?

As people age, their world can become smaller and often more lonely. Loved ones may have moved away or even passed away. As people age and go out less often, pets become part of the family and provide much-needed loving companionship. They can bring joy to your...