Choosing to stay at home…

Choosing to stay at home…

Older Australians often prefer to age at home rather than move into residential care. Home care packages may help you to stay in your home longer and take pressure off your family and friends while giving you the independence to live as you...
What is a home care package?

What is a home care package?

Under the Aged Care Act 1997, the Australian Government provides subsidies to approved home care providers so they may coordinate a package of care, services and case management to meet the individual care needs of older Australians. Home care packages are designed to...
Reduce stress to cut your heart attack risk

Reduce stress to cut your heart attack risk

A new study links stress with heart disease, but there are easy ways to stay healthy and protect your heart. Stress is part of modern life but a new study shows that being stressed takes a serious, and lasting, toll on your health and increases your risk of heart...
3 Top Questions when entering care…

3 Top Questions when entering care…

I meet with a lot of clients and their families when the need for care arises and there’s always three top questions that are asked when moving to a residential aged care facility. What do I need to do to enter a facility? How do I find a service? How will I...
How do we find the right facility?

How do we find the right facility?

Questions around finding the right aged care facility are pretty common.  Chances are, you’ve caught up with the folks over the holidays and maybe realised that mum and dad were a little more frail than you last remembered, they weren’t coping as well...
How you could keep Dementia at bay

How you could keep Dementia at bay

Here are five things you can do to reduce the risk of dementia: Dementia is a devastating illness that affects one in 10 people over 65 but recent research suggests there are things you can do to reduce the risk of it happening to you.[1] The Economic Cost of Dementia...
Social Media Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com