Recognising and Addressing Anxiety and Depression in the Elderly

Carefour - Recognizing and Addressing Anxiety and Depression in the Elderly

Recognizing and Addressing Anxiety and Depression in the Elderly As Mental Health Awareness Month unfolds this May, it’s high time we shed light on a pressing yet often overlooked issue – the me...

Challenges for Elderly People in Society

Challenges for Elderly People in Society

Challenges for Elderly People in Society As you will know we are all living longer and longer thanks to better living conditions and medical interventions. For most of us, this is great news – everyon...

Take care of yourself in the summer

Take care of yourself in the summer

Take care of yourself in the summer When summer arrives in the UK it can sometimes bring with it an extra level of concern for those who are in care or are vulnerable and adds an extra consideration f...

Benefits of Walking

Benefits of Walking

Benefits of Walking At Carefour we create tailored plans for all of our clients, and for those that are able, we’ll always suggest the oldest known healthy activity. Walking. If you’re not sure where ...

Keeping Loved Ones Active at Home

Keeping Loved Ones Active at Home

Keeping Loved Ones Active at Home Whether it’s a global pandemic, the weather, winter cold or a snowdrift in the garden there’s nothing worse than being kept indoors! When it comes to prov...

Christmas Gift Ideas for the Elderly

Christmas Gift Ideas for the Elderly

Christmas Gift Ideas for the Elderly It’s Christmas time once again, and it’s that time when we are all trying to find gifts that show someone you are thinking of them in the right way. To help ...

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 Tips to Help the Elderly This Christmas

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Christmas can be a very lonely time of the year for many. New figures from Age UK suggest nearly a million older people feel lonelier at this time of year. For many, the magic in Christmas is the prep...