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A Guide to Stress Relief Techniques

Stress Awareness Week runs from November 2nd to November 6th and this year has been a huge challenge for many people, whichever industry they work in. This is why it is a really appropriate time to re...

Carers Rights Day

Carers Rights Day comes around each year to remind our hard-working carers of their rights and understanding them.   Organised by Carers UK, Carers Rights Day is an annual awareness day d...

Getting ready for Christmas in Care

Christmas is a wonderful time of year, but it can also bring stress and concerns, which is why we have created this article. Being a carer is no regular job and it brings so much reward but there are ...

Why Christmas is a crucial time for carers

Whilst Christmas is a happy time for most, it can be a struggle for those who are elderly or vulnerable. The rush in the supermarkets, the demand for festive food, the loud noises and bright lights ca...

Coronavirus wellbeing for carers

With the news of Coronavirus changing almost daily, it is perfectly normal to feel unsettled right now. With many cities facing local lockdowns and talks of another national lockdown, we thought ...

Why being a carer at Christmas is so rewarding

Every job comes with its own sense of reward but being a carer is up there with one of the most life-changing careers you can take. A role in care can bring rewards all year round but Christmas&n...

Tips on managing your work-life balance

October 12th marks the start of National Work Life Week, a time that is dedicated to raising awareness to imbalances surrounding work and personal life. Particularly in an industry like care, you ofte...

Why a good night sleep is important for carers

The nature of a care role means that you will work different shift times and patterns, which can be quite a strange adjustment if you’re not used to it. What we’re talking about in this bl...

Keep an eye out for coronavirus scams!

As if COVID-19 hasn’t brought us enough challenges yet, there are now criminals using a range of nasty coronavirus scams targeting the elderly wh...

World Alzheimer’s Month

September is World Alzheimers Month

September is World Alzheimer’s Month, a whole month of activities to raise awareness and challenge the stigma that surrounds dementia. During this month we encourage the whole world to talk about deme...

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