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Making homes safe from carbon monoxide poisoning

... may like to read: Tips on avoiding electrical danger in the home How to damp proof your parents' house Five tips for preventing falls in the home Why not sign up for our free newsletter? You'll hear about all our latest articles and free guides. Just ...

How your employer can retain the skills of working carers

... being relegated or become redundant. 10. Help ease stresses and strains within a corporate well-being policy. And an 11th point. Don't fall at the first hurdle by thinking this is all the stuff of dreams. Many of these ideas are based on strategies already work ...

How to fund care home fees through investment

... time, whilst still covering the cost of the care fees. What happens if the money runs out? Once your parents' assets fall below 23,250 the State will carry out an assessment to determine if, and how much, they will pay towards your ...

The plight of Parkinson's

... heaven now it's always a case of what more could we have done? Although the burden of organising care for my grandad did not fall to me I felt such regret that I had not always been there for him during a time when he probably needed me the ...

Ups and downs of moving mum in

... As mum becomes older and less mobile I worry about her care. I know I would not be able to lift her should she fall. I guess there are adaptations we could make to our home to help, but I haven't investigated those yet. In time ...