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home care for elderly in their own homes

Home care for elderly in their own homes – how to age peacefully?

Elders usually have a hard time admitting they require some help. Getting older comes with a lot of changes, taking care of yourself can become more and more difficult. When you notice that your parents need some support it is worth to consider 24 hour care at home for elderly.
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Coronavirus. Deaths at care homes in the UK. Why live in care is the safest option?

Elderly remaining in care homes are at very high risk of dying due to coronavirus infection. Nowadays live in care is regarded as the safest care option for seniors over 65 years old.
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Making home safe for seniors

Making homes safe for elderly should be our numer one priority. Often small, but necessary modifications won’t entail additional costs. Here are easy tips on how to make home safer for seniors.
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How to shield and protect elderly from COVID-19?

Recently NHS published extensive guidelines for those who are at very high risk of severe illness from coronavirus. Find out, if your elderly loved one is amongst the "vulnerable" group.
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Personal hygiene care for the elderly – best practices for grooming and hygiene for seniors

Keeping up with the personal hygiene is important for our well-being. Unfortunately our elderly loved-ones often struggle to maintain good hygiene. Find out, what are the best practices for grooming and hygiene for seniors.
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How to choose the best live in care agency?

Live in care is quickly becoming more popular care solution for families across the whole UK. However, the task of choosing a home care agency remains a huge challenge for many. In this article we explain what constitutes best live in care agencies.
Duties of a live in carer

What do live in caregivers do?

Are you considering a live in carer for your elderly loved one? In order to make fully informed decision, you have to know what are the daily responsibilities of a bespoke 24-hour caregiver for elderly. Read more to find out what live in carers do.
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Letter to MP Caroline Dinenage – Minister of State at the Department of Health and Social Care

At Veritas Care we are very concerned with the current issues that are affecting the social care sector in the UK. Therefore, we have written a letter to MP Caroline Dinenage - a Minister of State at the Department of Health and Social Care.
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Care home vs private live in carer - comparison

Is care home and live in care comparable? What is the total cost of each option? Is any of these care forms better than the other? Which one promotes independence? Find out more why we think that live in care is a more reasonable care option for your elderly loved one.
Live-in care

24 hour care at home for elderly

If you are considering the best care option for your elderly loved one, live-in care could be a good alternative. This type of care is personalised care. The elderly person is not forced to change their familiar surroundings, they can maintain their independence.