An appreciation post for those working in the care industry

We really want to dedicate this post to all of those who work in care, healthcare and childcare. There are so many demanding job roles, which do not particularly pay well, especially considering the many years of training and experience these talented individuals have in their locker. They do not take on these jobs because …

4 reasons why you should move into a retirement village

Moving into a retirement village is a big step, and in many cases, it’s a change for the better, and here’s why: You will socialise more There are more people to speak to who are of similar age. This means you can make friends, go to events, play games, enjoy evenings together or have some …

Helping out the elderly over the winter

We all know an elderly man or woman, whether they are relatives, family friends or neighbours, spend a little extra time looking out for them over the cold winter months. There are a few ways you can help the elderly: Keep them warm- Making sure they are warm on those extra cold days, checking their …

Adapting your home to take care of an elderly relative

Taking care of an elderly relative is a big responsibility for anyone, but it is very admirable of you too. When you take on full-time care of a relative you may find that your home isn’t best suitable for your relative and it may require some modifications to make daily routines a little bit easier. …