Dementia: Engaging a Person in Meaningful Activities

Nov 24, 2017

The term ‘activity’ traditionally conjures up images of craft groups, or people sitting in circles doing group activities and exercises. However, it can be too easy for individuals to be involved in these types of activities, without being ...

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Stepping Up: 4 Healthy Benefits of Walking For Seniors

Nov 23, 2017

Walking is one of those things we tend to take for granted when we're younger. However, as we get older, walking can become more of a chore than it used to be. Just because getting from A to B on your feet might make you sweat a little harder, or...

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Senior Scams Awareness: How to Protect Yourself from Scams

Nov 16, 2017

Imagine your 80-year old mother calls you, excited that she’s going to come into some money.  She tells you that she just won the lottery, a prize of £150,000.  The money will help her pay off her mortgage and eliminate her credit card debt. ...

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5 Safe Driving Tips For Seniors

Nov 09, 2017

Driving is one of those things we tend to take for granted once we become adults, but as we reach senior status it is one of those freedoms we become reluctant to part with. In order to maintain independence as long as we can, it's a good idea to...

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How Seniors Can Reduce Chances of Falling by Improving Core Strength

Nov 02, 2017

As people age, they’re more at risk for falls. Sadly, about 30 percent of seniors, over age 65, fall at least once each year, making falls a major health concern. Fortunately, the odds of falling can be significantly improved by strengthening the...

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How To Make Technology Easier for Seniors

Oct 26, 2017

The internet is truly a phenomenon defining the modern age. This technology is a mainstay in the workplace and younger generations cannot remember a time it did not exist. As technology advances we often forget to bridge this advancement with...

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Creating an Outstanding Customer Service Culture in Your Organisation

Oct 19, 2017

As the UK's population ages, more and more of our loved ones will need personal support & assistance from care organisations. As part of this, establishing your care organisation as a leader in customer service will play a vital role in your...

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10 Ways to Improve Customer Service at Your Care Organisation

Oct 12, 2017

When running a successful care organisation, your care staff are constantly dealing directly with people in their most personal and often private moments. From companionship to personal care, it's important to always show compassion and empathy...

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Keeping Up Appearances: Five of the Best Social Activities for Seniors

Oct 05, 2017

Although you may not enjoy getting older, there are several perks. Now that your children are grown, and you're no longer working, you finally have more time to do the things you’ve always wanted to do. For example, you could explore new hobbies....

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How to maintain a balanced diet: Basic tips for Seniors

Sep 28, 2017

A balanced diet rich in vitamins and minerals is crucial for seniors who are living an active and healthy lifestyle. Without the proper nourishment it is easy to over-exert the system, creating the potential for a health issue to occur. Intake of...

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