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What is Pet Therapy and How Does It Help?

What is Pet Therapy and How Does It Help?

We are all well aware that the love you get from dogs and cats makes you feel amazing, but science backs up what we knew already. In the absence of a partner or loved one, a pet is an ideal companion to stave off loneliness. Yet not everyone’s homes are suitable for keeping pets and…
Receiving Financial Support for Home Care

Receiving Financial Support for Home Care

When it comes to financial support for home care, things can get very confusing. The good news is that many people are in fact entitled to funding from their local council. This will be calculated via a means test to see what capital you have and what help you can receive. Financial Support for Home…

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…

2019 Care Awards

Apollo Care were delighted to host our annual Care Awards last week at Birkenhead Rugby Club. This was attended by the Deputy Mayor of Wirral, George Davies and Josephine Wood from Tam O’Shanter’s Urban Farm. The day was spent celebrating the achievements of our many care workers as we had nominations right across the board.…

So proud of my team ????

Our annual care awards are fast approaching and we have been inviting our staff and clients to join us for this exciting event! I received this reply from one of our clients and it made me feel so proud I wanted to share it… “Dear Kris, Thank you for offering Harry the opportunity to go…

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…

Apollo Academy!

“Apollo Care- Where care comes first”. That was our promise from when the business started and still the same to this very day! But this is not just about our clients- we care very passionately about our staff members too. With this in mind, the “Apollo Academy” idea was born. This prestigious training event has…

Our Lovely Lorna

Here is Lorna, our client who has dementia with our Manager Maria. Maria likes to keep involved with her clients going to the lengths of putting her self on care calls because she enjoys it so much. The interaction and bond is important to her to enable our services to run as effectively as possible.…
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