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10 questions to ask before choosing a care home

... 10 questions to ask before choosing a care home eldercare, end-of-life, mobility, money, care fees Our readers' experiences tell ... that some questions are really difficult to ask in front of a parent, but it's important not to let the answers come as a ...

What to expect from your chosen care home

... What to expect from your chosen care home eldercare, education, communication, death, end-of-life Helping your parent into care can be ... difficult decision especially when you don't know what to ask from your parent's care provider. Kris Scotting, an expert in nursing and care ...

Tips for choosing a care home

... Tips for choosing a care home alzheimer's, eldercare, end-of-life, trust, power of attorney Sarah Guthrie, the daughter of Wing ... Branse Burbridge, talks through her family's choice of care home for her mum and dad and offers advice on choosing the right place for ...

Tips on getting the right care at home

... Tips on getting the right care at home homecare, eldercare, independence, carer, companionship Care at home isn't just about basic ... . It's also about preserving our parents' personal independence for as long as possible. There are a whole range of support services that ...

Should you be paying care home top-up fees?

... Should you be paying care home top-up fees? care fees, money, finance, social care, eldercare If a care home ... is funded by their local authority, then families are allowed to contribute top-up fees to give them more choice in where they live. ...

More questions to ask when choosing a care home

... More questions to ask when choosing a care home ELDERCARE, CARE HOME, NURSING CARE, COMMUNICATION, CARER By Kathy Lawrence How ... you really get under the skin of a care home to know if it's going to work for your parent? There's plenty of advice ...

How to report medical negligence in a care home

... How to report medical negligence in a care home care home, care fees, abuse, welfare, trust, communication Medical negligence ... Jeanette Whyman, from Wright Hassall, shares her advice for reporting medical negligence when it occurs in a care home and explains how to ...

Does my aunt need to be in a care home or not?

... Does my aunt need to be in a care home or not? CARE HOME, MEMORY, COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT, SOCIAL CARE Dear ... My elderly aunt is currently living in a care home. She moved there following several near accidents with hot saucepans and irons and some ...

Who matters in the care home?

... Who matters in the care home? communication, education, relationships, eldercare How one group of experts is aiming to encourage good ... in care homes. A buzz term you may increasingly come across when you're researching care homes is "patient-centric care" or its stable-mate ...

How to fund care home fees through investment

... How to fund care home fees through investment investment, care fees, money, finance, care fees anuity, assets Andrew Dixson-Smith ... Business Development Director of care fees specialists Eldercare Group, shares his advice for managing your parents' finances to pay for their care bills ...