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Sharing ideas to help you help your ageing family and friends make the most of their later years. Find useful advice and share experiences to maintain a great quality of life while facing up to the challenges of eldercare.

Whether you’re already working to help your parents, or want to be prepared now for when that day comes, this is the website for you.

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Christmas and dementia

Christmas celebrations and dementia

Christmas and other family celebrations can be an overwhelming time for someone living with dementia. A sudden influx of friends and family can cause individuals to feel stressed, agitated and confused. Active Minds outline their top tips for supporting your loved one through the Christmas period, ensuring you enjoy a magical festive time together. Planning […]

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Gifts for grandparents 2018 – travel and holidays

By Kathy Lawrence Days out, trips and holidays are a welcome gift for many. Here are just a few ideas. Just one in our series of articles of ideas for older friends and family. We haven’t experienced them ourselves, but we could be tempted! If your family are enjoying watching the likes of Timothy West […]

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Are you finding caring for ageing relatives a challenge? Our life coach and eldercare specialist Dr Lesley Trenner offers free, anonymous advice in her regular column.

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