Nurturing Relationships!


How to Care for Someone Diagnosed with Dementia! Caring for a loved one diagnosed with dementia can be both challenging and emotionally taxing. Dementia is a progressive condition that affects memory, cognitive function, and daily life, making it crucial to provide compassionate and patient care. In this blog, we'll discuss practical and empathetic ways [...]

Nurturing Relationships!2023-10-30T16:14:45+00:00

Brain Tumour Awareness Week


Shining a Light on Hope: International Brain Tumour Awareness Week 28th October - 4th November Every year, communities around the world come together to recognize International Brain Tumour Awareness Week. This significant event, typically held in the last week of October, serves as a powerful platform to raise awareness about brain tumours and the [...]

Brain Tumour Awareness Week2023-10-26T14:28:55+01:00

Meal Preparation For The Elderly


Ageing can come with several health problems that prevent the elderly from cooking and preparing food for themselves. From mobility limits to memory loss (dementia), a senior might need help from family members or carers to help them with meal preparation. Meal prep is more complicated than simply placing food into a container and [...]

Meal Preparation For The Elderly2023-06-27T12:06:50+01:00

How To Keep Dementia Patients Hydrated


Why it is important to keep dementia patients hydrated Most people diagnosed with dementia are 65 years or older and are vulnerable to other health-related problems. Dehydration can cause serious damage to dementia patients’ health as it can lead to disorientation, impaired mobility, a higher risk of falling, and declining overall health. Read about [...]

How To Keep Dementia Patients Hydrated2023-06-23T14:20:35+01:00

Dementia Cafés in West London


The purposes of Dementia Cafés in West London The initial idea of starting the Dementia Cafés project is to support anyone affected by Dementia, no matter if it's directly or indirectly. We start our first ever Memory Café in Hammersmith & Fulham in April 2023 and found the potential of helping other Dementia communities [...]

Dementia Cafés in West London2023-06-23T12:23:45+01:00

Career Progression in Care


Career progression in the field of care is an essential aspect for individuals who are passionate about providing quality care and support to those in need. As care workers and support workers develop their skills and gain experience, they have the opportunity to advance in their careers and take on more responsibilities. Ways to [...]

Career Progression in Care2023-05-31T15:10:30+01:00

Summer Activities For The Elderly


Summer is one of the seasons in London with lots of sunshine and blooming flowers. However, heat and dehydration can be a potential threat to the elderly’s health. With precaution, we can choose suitable and safe summer activities for the elderly. How to help the elderly enjoy the summer Stay hydrated: Remind seniors [...]

Summer Activities For The Elderly2023-06-23T14:19:38+01:00

Choosing Pet For The Elderly


Choosing Pet For The Elderly   Although it is common for seniors to feel lonely, it is possible to cheer them up with a pet companion. While human connection is important, having pets as friends and companions can bring great comfort to the aged. Learn more about how to help the elderly feel less [...]

Choosing Pet For The Elderly2023-06-23T12:27:39+01:00

Memory Café in Hammersmith and Fulham


The First Memory Café in Hammersmith and Fulham Starting in April 2023, the first monthly Memory Café will be open for residents in Hammersmith & Fulham. What is Memory Café? Memory Café held by Visiting Angels West London and Age UK Hammersmith & Fulham is a recurrent event happening every second Tuesday of [...]

Memory Café in Hammersmith and Fulham2023-06-23T13:16:19+01:00

Live-in Care Or Care Home


Live-in care or care home is a debatable topic. Live-in care can be more expensive than care homes run by local councils; however, people need to trade off their freedom and control over the care plan when registering in a care home. Live-in Care home Stay at home Stay at residential facilities Stay [...]

Live-in Care Or Care Home2023-06-23T12:28:59+01:00