Securing quality home care for the elderly in Ireland

Securing quality home care for the elderly in Ireland

With so many scarey stories floating around about the poor quality of homes or home health care for older people, finding a service provider that cares and delivers first-class care at affordable prices has never been more important. The tradition of the family in...
Easing loneliness in elderly people

Easing loneliness in elderly people

Home care services can help the elderly feel more comfortable than in a hospital environment, but this doesn’t always help their mental state. Being alone for hours on end is a breeding ground for depressive feelings, so it’s important that loneliness is...
Who cares for the carers in society?

Who cares for the carers in society?

It’s long been recognised that the demand’s of Ireland’s ageing population and higher numbers of people with registered disabilities can place huge responsibilities on carers The government has pursued a policy of keeping the elderly within...
Ways that carers can benefit from respite care

Ways that carers can benefit from respite care

Home care services are often available for carers in Ireland, to solve emergency situations or help ensure carers get long or short-term breaks away from the person they care for. There are lots of benefits associated with respite care for carers and this can be one...
Easing Hospital to Home Transitions for Elderly People

Easing Hospital to Home Transitions for Elderly People

Older adults who had just been discharged from hospital may feel stressed when returning to their life at home. They may feel afraid about the risks it entails, especially because they were used to being dependent on hospital staff. As such, it would be helpful to get...