A Healthier Plate: Simple Nutrition Tips

Simple Nutrition Tips

A client and caregiver preparing a healthy meal together- Carefour A balanced diet plays a crucial role in maintaining overall health and well-being. Proper nutrition is particularly important to supp...

What to expect from a good home-care agency?

What to expect from a good home-care agency?

What to expect from a good home-care agency? We know that choosing home care or live-in care is probably one of the biggest decisions you’ll make in later life. Being able to understand what good look...

What does a Live-In Carer do?

What does a Live-In Carer do?

What does a Live-In Carer do? When Carefour asked me to write this article, my first thought was…panic! What on earth will I say? Do I even remember how to get my laptop going? I also felt quite proud...

Using Nostalgia to soothe Dementia

Using Nostalgia to soothe Dementia

Nostalgia. That feeling of looking back and recalling how something made you feel, think or act. We all do it, sometimes without even being aware. It’s a comforting feeling that most people love. Ther...

5 ways to regain your energy after caregiver burnout

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As a caregiver of an aging loved one your days are long and filled with responsibilities. Taking care of yourself is at the end of the list – and it stays there. You may feel run down, lethargic and l...

World Mental Health Day

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  Life of a carer/support worker can be demanding but extremely rewarding. We start work at different times of the day, work in all weather conditions to suit the needs of our clients. We put ou...

Proms in the Park

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It was a lovely warm summers day. Saturday afternoon in June, perfect. Antony and I were walking into town on one of our regular visits. Suddenly his mobile phone rang and it was his good friend Vivie...