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A quick guide to the Senior Railcard and Disabled Persons Railcard

... A quick guide to the Senior Railcard and Disabled Persons Railcard TRAVEL, MOBILITY, RAILCARD, DISCOUNTS Older and disabled people are amongst those who can enjoy discounts on travelling by train by taking up railcard offers. Northern Rail has created this quick guide to the benefits ...

Mother's Day gifts ideas for senior mums

... Mother's Day gifts ideas for senior mums GIFTS, MOTHERS DAY, SENIORS You've been giving your mum gifts for the last 30 or 40 years or more. So what is there that would be different and appreciated? We've been looking at some more unusual or personal ...

Am I too old for braces?

... to reach out to people and share experiences and tips. Here are his helpful findings. This is a question a lot of us senior citizens ask. When we think of braces our most frequent association is with youngsters and teenagers and we feel as if it is ...

Food and drink gift guide 2016 for grandparents and older parents

... Food and drink gift guide 2016 for grandparents and older parents CHRISTMAS, GIFTS, GRANDPARENTS, SENIORS By Kathy Lawrence, content director at When They Get Older Choosing presents for older parents and grandparents gets harder as the years roll on. They've either got what they ...

How to make downsizing a good experience

... has been undertaken at the University of Kansas Lifespan Institute. Its findings have really helped me in my work as a National Association of Senior Move Managers (NASMM) qualified Senior Move Manager here in London. Understanding what's importantIf you want to support your parents, first ...

Tips on getting the right care at home

... services that can help our parents to continue enjoying life in their own home. We asked Paul Westgarth of daily care provider Home Instead Senior Care to explain what care at home can offer, and how to get the best for your parents. When do you have ...

How your employer can retain the skills of working carers

... and make sure everyone can give the performance to which they aspire. Here are ten suggestions you can put before your HR department or senior managers. 1. Join the effort to make eldercare as important as childcare. Employers have worked hard to drive the availability and ...

Improvements in accessibility in public transport

... advice from GOV.UK to find out if you're eligible. If you are 60 years old or over, you are eligible to buy a Senior Railcard. A one-off cost is required for this annual savings card and as a result, you will be able to cut the ...

5 tips for preventing falls in the home

... but he's getting better. With years of nursing and teaching in the healthcare field, I have made it my personal mission to help seniors remain independent longer and prevent unnecessary injuries. I feel that every person should start to look to implement changes in their home as ...

The Care Act 2014 - what does it mean for you?

... , CARE ACT The first phase of the Care Act has now come into force with more to follow next spring. Holly Chantler, Senior Associate Solicitor at Morrisons Solicitors LLP, provides a run-down of how we can expect local authorities to help in the care of older ...