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Practical guides and articles about care. Whether you’re a family caregiver, professional carer, or you’re looking for the best care option for your loved one, you’ll find plenty of content to help you stay informed.

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Care home or home care: a comparison of elderly care options

Care home or home care: a comparison of elderly care options

Posted on April 6, 2018

What’s best for your elderly relative - care at home, or a care home? In this article, we’ll explore the...

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Being a family caregiver: practical and emotional tips

Being a family caregiver: practical and emotional tips

Posted on March 14, 2018

This post is for anyone who provides significant levels of support for dependent adults, from full-time carers for elderly parents...

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Top 5 senior-friendly things to do in Worthing

Top 5 senior-friendly things to do in Worthing

Posted on March 2, 2018

A seaside town that offers a quieter and more sedate outing than large cities like London or Birmingham, Worthing is...

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Caregiver sibling resentment over elderly parents: is this you?

Caregiver sibling resentment over elderly parents: is this you?

Posted on February 28, 2018

You may have experienced sibling resentment as a caregiver yourself - or seen your sibling relationships deteriorate due to disagreements...

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6 essential things to consider when discussing care with your parents

6 essential things to consider when discussing care with your parents

Posted on January 11, 2018

Family members often take up the responsibility of caring or organising the care for an elderly relative. This change of...

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Taking a break as a carer

Taking a break as a carer

Posted on December 1, 2017

6.5 million people in the UK are carers of a partner, child, or friend. They provide an essential service to...

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