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October 30th, 2018

Are you a member of the ‘sandwich’ generation?

It’s no secret that many couples are delaying having children until well into their thirties and in some cases forties. However, these same couples may end up finding themselves supporting older relatives at the same time. Sound familiar? Then welcome to the ‘sandwich’ generation. While it may be hard to pinpoint an exact figure on this new generation, a report by the charity Carers UK... read more

October 30th, 2018

Care needs set to rise in England

If you are starting to see your retirement on the horizon, there’s good news. The number of people aged 65 and older who live independently, without any care needs, is set to rise by 60% in England... read more

October 30th, 2018

The pros and cons of being bilingual in later life

As borders of today’s society become increasingly blurred, more and more people are becoming bilingual. Our ageing population is also ever increasing, but how are these two factors related? It is... read more

July 25th, 2018

Is it time for care in your own home?

4 signs you or your loved one needs the help at home to stay out of a home. No adult likes to admit they need help in their daily life. Research shows, employing a carer at home before the need is... read more

June 26th, 2018

4 Tips for a Safer Home

When someone you love is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or Dementia, it is often difficult to know what to do. A few minor adjustments, considerations and sufficient support at home may enable a loved... read more

June 26th, 2018

5 Qualities to Look For in a Carer

1) Good Listener Being a good listener is an essential life skill and also crucially important in caring roles. Caring not only provides practical assistance but also companionship and friendship... read more

June 26th, 2018

The Importance of the Elder Generation

Our Senior Generation with a wealth of life experience, wisdom and skills acquired from living through various situations that most others cannot even imagine, are often dismissed when they begin to... read more

June 26th, 2018

Why Being a Carer is the Best Job

Austerity and government cuts on public expenditure in recent years has placed critical strains on the NHS and our social welfare system, where adequate care is increasingly difficult to access... read more

June 26th, 2018

Ageing with English as a Second Language

London is one of the most multicultural cities in the world with over 300 languages being spoken. Approximately one third of Londoners are born abroad and the city continues to attract over 200,000... read more

June 21st, 2018

Top 10 Anti-Ageing Foods

1) Water Water is the most important and often over looked nutritious source for the brain. Over 80% of the brain is made up of water and is extremely sensitive to dehydration. Even a mild loss of... read more

June 21st, 2018

Healthy Eating for Seniors

When we think about our diet we often place too much emphasis on how it affects our body rather than our brains and how we feel. Diet plays a crucial role in keeping us mentally alert, emotionally... read more

June 21st, 2018

Top 5 London Destinations for Seniors

1) Kew Gardens Within the hustle and bustle of London there are still many opportunities to get in touch with nature for a sense of tranquility, oneness and peace. London’s largest UNESCO World... read more

June 21st, 2018

Don’t wait for a fall. 5 Signs You Need a Carer so you stay out of a care home.

1) Forgetfulness Do you have difficulty remembering names and places? Do you seem to misplace items and feel confused? While memory problems are a common complaint amongst the senior population... read more

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01 Jun 2018
Great 8.8 out of 10.
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