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Working in a Nursing Home

A nursing home is a place that provides care for the elderly, including personal and medical care, food and activities to its residents. Some nursing homes provide long-term care, while others offer short-term care. Nursing homes are staffed with nurses, doctors, aides, social workers, dietitians, therapists, and other professionals. Working in a nursing home is …

Do you need help from a carer?

As we get older, we need to decide if we wish to stay living in our own homes or move to a residential home.  Suppose you chose to stay within your own home; you might benefit from a carer to help with your day to daycare. This is especially important if you do not have …

How to Help the Elderly Near You

Coronavirus, lockdowns and restrictions has made things particularly difficult for the elderly in your neighbourhood. You can always help look after those around you by checking that these vulnerable individuals are safe. You should always be sure to keep your distance and not put them at risk but if able, try to see if those …

Charities for the Elderly

Christmas can be especially hard for many elderly as it can be very isolating. There are several amazing charities that try to help the elderly throughout the year and especially during the holiday season. This year has been hard and isolating for everyone, but for older people this year has been especially difficult. Some of …

Great Gifts for Family Members in a Care Home

This year has been much more difficult for those who need to live in a Care Home as they have not been able to receive visitors as normal and the world in general has been a much crazier place. One way you can let your family member know that they are not forgotten is by …