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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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Dealing with difficult dementia behaviours in your loved one

Dealing with difficult dementia behaviours in your loved one

Posted on May 18, 2017

Caring for a loved one with dementia can be challenging. At times it can feel like a never ending list...

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Adaptive living: aids, adaptations, and assistive technologies

Adaptive living: aids, adaptations, and assistive technologies

Posted on April 26, 2017

It can be a worrying prospect to find that you no longer feel safe in your own home. Fortunately, there...

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What makes a good carer: 5 qualities to look for

What makes a good carer: 5 qualities to look for

Posted on March 30, 2017

When the time comes that you need home care you want to be sure that you get the high...

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Respite care: Arranging care when you are away

Respite care: Arranging care when you are away

Posted on March 23, 2017

Caring for a loved one is a commitment which can take up a lot of physical and emotional energy. As...

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Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia

Posted on March 22, 2017

Over 850,000 people have dementia in the UK, including 1 in 6 people over the age of 80. Alzheimer’s and...

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Funding home improvements for improved safety – Adaptive living

Funding home improvements for improved safety – Adaptive living

Posted on March 16, 2017

In this guide, we will be exploring the different home improvements you may consider and how you can finance them....

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