5 tips for elderly health care in spring

5 tips for elderly health care in spring

The dark depths of winter are nearly behind us and with the approach of spring in sight, it’s time to breathe a sigh of relief. Winter can be particularly tough for older people, and caring for the elderly at home in winter comes with its own set of challenges. But...
Caremark Dublin North Care Worker of the Month

Caremark Dublin North Care Worker of the Month

Caremark Dublin North’s Care Worker of the Month for January 2020 is Martin Emmett. A big congratulations to Martin! This is in recognition of his dedication and for his ongoing contributions to Caremark Dublin North. He is pictured here with Zoe O’Neill,...
Caring for older people at home this winter

Caring for older people at home this winter

Winter is well and truly here and it is only set to become more cold and wet. Winter can pose many dangers for the older person, as this is the most common time of year to become ill or to suffer an injury due to the cold and damp. Using an elderly health care service...
How being a carer can affect your own health

How being a carer can affect your own health

When you care for an elderly relative, you may find that you start to neglect your own needs. You may not eat proper meals, or get enough sleep, especially if you live with the person you are caring for. As a result of not looking after your own needs, your own health...