When a loved one receives a dementia diagnosis, it’s natural to experience a kneejerk reaction considering their ability to remain independent.
Our wonderful and professional carers, through our home care Bournemouth service, know a thing or two about the ideal clothing for seniors, and for those in need of nursing care. Choosing the most suitable clothing for your relative in a nursing home, or when they are receiving care at home, takes a little thought.
Our beloved seniors have been through a lot in their lifetime and looked after us in so many ways. They can be incredibly strong, cheery and positive so it is heartbreaking to think there are some seniors who after everything, are not being looked after or looking after their own mental health.
Never underestimate the power of a hobby! Hobbies come from all walks of life and they allow us to be creative, stimulate our minds and challenge us which is why it’s essential for Seniors to sustain their hobbies. Read our Top 5 Hobbies for Seniors...
Living with dementia or supporting a loved one with dementia can be daunting and it can be difficult to know what support is available and how to help. Here is FraserCare's insightful guide on how to manage and support someone with Dementia.
You’ve probably heard of Dementia in the news, it is now the UK’s biggest killer and costs the economy approximately 23 billion pounds a year, but what is it? Dementia is an umbrella or collective term to describe a collection of degenerative brain diseases for which the effects are irreversible, there is no cure and little treatment. Here, we dive in a little deeper to establish what it is and how you can manage Dementia.
I believe most people who require care find it difficult to find the right service. It’s like the hospital, we need hospitals, but it’s a shock and heart sinking to find out we need a long term stay at one. In addition, care is often not covered by the NHS or the local authority (the local council) and this can make people reluctant to start the process of getting help.