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Talking about your eldercare challenges

... a personal understanding of what it's like balancing work and care commitments. Having supported an elderly ... service we're now offering the expertise of a life coach and eldercare specialist to answer your individual ... eldercare challenges relationships, responsibility, communication, balance, advice, When you're supporting an elderly ...

How to cope when you're a whistleblower

... council and you now have an NHS advocate working on the case.So while you haven't been able ... sometimes I freeze, unable to speak.In normal life, I'm not exactly confident, but I ... a whistleblower guilt, whistleblower, advice, balance, NHS, Dear Lesley,How do ...

Dementia care – How to find the help you need

... for our parent at home the stress and work involved can become overwhelming. Getting a break ... syndrome' can impact upon your quality of life as well as your parent's sometimes relying on ... in order to maintain your own health and balance caring with work and family life. To ...

How can flexible working hours help me look after my elderly parent?

... How can flexible working hours help me look after my elderly parent? workload, eldercare, balance, carer, career As our ... get older they may start to face various health challenges. It can be difficult to fit their hospital and GP appointments into a full-time ...

Maintaining a relationship when your parent has dementia – a real-life story

... , and the dilemmas around juggling eldercare with work and the other demands of daily life. ... it's good to know that some families do learn to cope and find ways to maintain a ... one-to-one help for people who are struggling to balance work and care, or cope with mid-life ...

Dementia is stealing away my hero dad and I feel useless

... . Have you thought about how things will work once you have moved? Will it be ... what impact will it have on your family life if you do? Tackling depression Finally, ... and I feel useless advice, relationships, balance, eldercare, dementia Dear Lesley, My ...

Who takes responsibility when it's a more distant relative who needs help?

... But family members can be too busy with work or other family commitments. They may not ... is in a position to put their own life on hold and do everything that needs to ... one-to-one help for people who are struggling to balance work and care, or cope with mid-life ...

Experiences in caring for a mum with dementia

... Finding support So here is how the timeline worked for us to get the right care for ... . Caring for someone can take over your life at times but it is important you look ... dementia DEMENTIA, CARE, MENTAL HEALTH, BALANCE Adam Sibley has written an acclaimed book about ...

When families can't agree on care

... differences aside and discuss how you can best work as a 'team' in order to provide ... their personality, what's happening in their own life, and their relationship with their mother or ... one-to-one help for people who are struggling to balance work and care, or cope with mid-life ...

How to support an elderly carer

... help for people who are struggling to balance work and care, or cope with mid-life, ... you or does his appearance in your mother's life at this late stage feel more like an ... How to support an elderly carer eldercare, balance, companionship, advice, relationships Dear Lesley ...