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October 3rd, 2022

Moving into a care home can be a huge transition, and an emotional time, as you get used to new surroundings, new neighbours, and care home staff being on hand 24/7. When you first move into your care home bedroom, it may look a little bare, but think of it as a blank slate to…

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September 26th, 2022

There’s so much more to smartphones than simply keeping in touch with loved ones and browsing the web; apps (short for applications) can bring a whole new dimension to a smartphone, with everything from brain apps for seniors to fun games, and even dating apps to help you find love in later life. Check out…

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September 12th, 2022

If you’re worried that a loved one may be showing signs of dementia, or if they’ve recently been diagnosed with the condition, it’s likely that you’ll want to make sure your home is as safe as possible as the disease progresses.  Aids to assist people living with dementia and memory prompts can be a huge…

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September 9th, 2022

If you have a loved one living in a care home in Merseyside, the local area has some brilliant attractions for days out that would make great activities for elderly people, their children, grandchildren, and even great-grandchildren. From Liverpool city centre to the Wirral and beyond, there’s a fantastic choice of activities in Merseyside for…

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August 24th, 2022

Mindfulness has been a big buzzword for a few years now, but do you know exactly what it is and how it could benefit you as you get older? You’re never too old to take up mindfulness – for elderly people, it can be incredibly beneficial; it can help you to reconnect with yourself, deal…

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August 18th, 2022

If you have a loved one who’s living in a care home, taking them for a day out can be a lovely change of scenery for all of you, a chance to get the whole family together, and an opportunity to make new memories. Finding suitable destinations for days out for the elderly and children…

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August 8th, 2022

Do you know how much salt you consume every day? Do low-salt recipes factor into your weekly meal plan? If you’re eating too much salt, you may be putting your health at risk, so you may want to consider moving to a low-salt diet. The NHS recommends that all adults over the age of 18…

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August 8th, 2022

If you have a loved one in a care home in Nottingham, there are some brilliant days out in Nottingham for adults and children alike. The area has some fascinating industrial history, a thriving arts scene, and it’s steeped in legend, so there’s something to suit a wide range of interests.  If you’re looking for…

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July 26th, 2022

Leeds is a buzzing city in the heart of West Yorkshire, with plenty of history and culture, and it’s surrounded by some beautiful countryside, stately homes, and countless other attractions.  If you have a loved one who’s a resident at Adel Manor Care Home and want to take them out for the day, there are…

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July 27th, 2022

Do you have any cross-generational friendships? Intergenerational friendships typically have an age gap of a decade or more, meaning each individual brings a different perspective and different experiences to the relationship.  The UK has an ageing population, and a growing problem with loneliness, but intergenerational friendships could help to combat this and keep older people…

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