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Dementia Blog

“My Dad Has Dementia.”

“My Dad has dementia” is a phrase that many of us wish we never had to say. Dementia is an awful thing for the individual, the main carer and family members. I am a very positive person and I like to re-frame everything but unfortunately there is no re-framing this. Whilst dementia suffers may have…

Preparing a Soft Landing for a Senior Loved One

Our friend Karen from elderwellness.net has written us another helpful blog to share with you ????   Growing older challenges our minds and bodies, and as a result, a loss in mobility and independence can develop. When a senior you care about needs to come into your home, changes are often necessary to ensure their safety. …

Advice on how to accomodate your widowed parent

Our friend Karen from Elder Wellness has kindly shared another blog with us and although it is aimed at an American audience, we thought people in the UK could still take something from this article… When one of your parents passes, the survivor often faces big challenges. Sometimes, bringing your mom or dad into your…

Aging in Place: Adapting Your Space to Suit Mobility & Safety Needs

Our friend Karen from ElderWellness has written this blog for us to give tips and ideas on adapting your space to suit mobility and safety needs and we wanted to share it with you! Arranging Your Space Falling is the leading cause of injury among seniors, but it’s also one of the easiest things to…

Meet Kate

Hi, I’m Kate and I own a decluttering and home organising business called A Tidy Mind.  I help people who have become stressed by their belongings at home and are living in disorder. It may be that they have too many things and their home has become overwhelming. Or they feel disorganised and keep losing…

My Perspective on Healthy Ageing

I became interested in healthy ageing about six months ago when I realised that this was something both my husband and I stood for. Unwittingly we had adopted a healthy ageing lifestyle. As a result I now want to share it with others because it is undoubtedly making a difference in the quality of our…

Aging in place can be easier and safer

Increasingly, seniors are seeking to age in place, rather than live their twilight years in an assisted living facility or nursing home. There are several benefits to aging in place, as seniors who successfully do so can increase their longevity, save money on their care and maintain dignity. While not every senior can age in…

Fancy a New Hobby?

At Apollo Care we pride ourselves in delivering the very best care that we can to our clients. This means that all of our care plans are person centred and reviewed regularly to ensure that our clients wishes are at the heart of what we do for them. We are also proud that we are…
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