Whether you are managing or working in a care home, or are a relative looking for a suitable home for your loved one, it is vital to consider what choices are being offered to the residents or service users of the home. A lack of choices about day to day living can have a very negative effect on a...
This is my personal experience of many wonderful, rewarding sometimes sad but mostly extremely happy years taking care of the Elderly person or Elderly people with compassion and respect. It meant that they still had their dignity and as much independence as possible.
This article describes the process of floral arrangement research on senior citizens. Learn about the study methods adopted and applied, and why the conclusions were made.
There is a negative bias against the elders of our society. Not only is this harmful to elderly people but to the young as well.
Richard's mother (age 101) and sister agree that he is the most caring caregiver ever. They're his life, he says. His care is motivated by love. He is the model of a positive, efficient caregiver.
How can we protect our elderly relatives when they are in the care of others?
What can you do or provide to someone in a nursing home that will make a world of difference in their lives?
This article is about caring for your disabled elderly relative and your home. The various considerations in making this decision are discussed.
Role reversal happens to many of us during our lives. Our parents take care of us, and in turn we take care of them. I truly cherished this very special time caring for my Grandmother.
..Before we started caring for my parents,my Mother and father were already telling everyone that they knew, unbeknown to me, but I found that out later, they were coming to live with us and that I was to....