Home-care tips for a good night’s sleep for seniors

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We are here for your care Sleep and the elderly Home care tips for a good night’s sleep for seniors Do you have difficulty falling asleep at home? Are you anxiously waiting for sleep? Not sure how to sleep through the night without waking up? Sleep quality and modes change with age. Insomnia is a […]

What to do when an elderly parent refuses care or care-at-home options?

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We are here for your care Getting the help you need What to do when an elderly parent refuses care or care-at-home options? Looking after your elderly parents can be a time consuming and exhausting process. Witnessing your parents losing their strength, both mentally and physically can come at quite a shock. It can be […]

Normal Signs of Ageing VS Signs of Dementia

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We are here for your care Normal Signs of Aging VS Signs of Dementia Learning to spot the signs of dementia Some of the early signs and symptoms of Dementia can often be mistaken for a normal part of ageing. For example, we all forget things, appointments, where we put the remote etc. Dementia is […]

What Is Dementia

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We are here for your care Dementia What is dementia? Dementia is an umbrella term used to describe a set of progressive conditions that affect the brain. Dementia is when the brain is damaged by mini strokes or disease, most commonly Alzheimer’s disease. Dementia can affect a person at any age but is more common […]

Keeping Well This Winter

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We are here for your care Keeping Warm this Winter Top tips for keeping well this winter As the cold weather draws in, staying warm and staying healthy becomes increasingly challenging. Older adults are particularly at risk of developing health problems and injuries related to cold weather and low temperatures. Its always best to be […]

Why Wilson’s

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We are here for your care Why Choose Wilson’s Why Should You Choose Wilson’s Care Services for Elderly live-in care at home? When it comes to our parents we want to be able to give them the best live-in care possible. However, not everyone has the time and skills to provide at home help themselves […]

Seniors and Pets

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We are here for your care Seniors and Pets How our furry friends can help Growing older can mean we adapt to a new way of life. Friends and loved-ones visit less or pass away and it can become increasingly more difficult to enjoy activities outside of the home. Research has shown that pets can […]

Halloween for Everyone

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We are here for your care Halloween Fun for Seniors How you can help the vulnerable enjoy the spooky season Halloween is a very exciting time of year especially for the children. However, for the elderly, vulnerable, dementia sufferers and those living alone. It can be a scary, fearful event. Where possible don’t leave an […]

Home Care VS Care Home

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Although they sound the same there are some huge differences in what Care at home and Care from a Care home can deliver. So the big question is how do you know which type of Care will best suit your needs? Firstly its important to understand the difference and the support you can expect from […]