Request
a call

Live-In Care is one of the safest types of care during COVID-19. Find out more here

News

Read the latest care industry news, interesting articles, important announcements plus recent thoughts and ideas from The Good Care Group.

View by

Filter by

Results for your tag keeping active and independent...

#

Blog

How to spot a suitable public space for older people

Discover the qualities that make a suitable place for older people, and ways to make sure they feel safe and secure when visiting new spots.

Read more >

22 June 2017
#

Blog

The benefits of live-in care during the summer months

Find out how The Good Care Group can help you or your loved one make the most of the summer months using comprehensive, holistic live-in care techniques.

Read more >

01 June 2017
#

Blog

Spend your spring bank holiday with an elderly loved one

Find out why it's so important to spend some quality time with your elderly loved one, especially at times such as the spring bank holiday.

Read more >

25 May 2017
#

Blog

Run Walk or Push Against Dementia Success!

The Sevenoaks Dementia Run 2017 held on the 14th of May was a huge success, raising a few thousand pounds for local initiatives to help those living with dementia in the local community.

Read more >

23 May 2017
#

Blog

How gardening can improve elderly health

Find out how The Good Care Group helps older people continue to engage in the activities they love by calling on our friendly team.

Read more >

07 April 2017
#

Blog

Spring activities for older people

Use this list of activities for older people to keep your loved one active and socially engaged in the spring sunshine.

Read more >

16 March 2017
#

Blog

Living well with Alzheimer’s: an introduction

Living well with Alzheimer's Disease is achievable with the right support in place. Find out how with The Good Care Group.

Read more >

24 February 2017
#

Blog

How a live-in service enables personalised care

A personalised care strategy incorporates an individual’s personality, favourite activities and medical needs, to create a comprehensive care plan. They also adapt over time as conditions change.

Read more >

06 January 2017
#

Blog

Exercise tips for older people

Exercise is crucial in maintaining health and wellbeing for older people. However, mobility-related or cognitive conditions can make it difficult to establish a regular exercise regime

Read more >

17 August 2016
#

Blog

What does ‘independence’ mean to older people?

Independence is a simple concept. At its most basic level, it means having full autonomy over one’s own life. However, the challenges posed by the ageing process can challenge this definition, especially when it is clear that assistance is needed to perform daily tasks

Read more >

08 August 2016
#

Blog

Healthy habits of the world’s oldest people

It’s human nature to look to those who have enjoyed great longevity as purveyors of living wisdom. We hope to discover the secret to their lengthy lifespans, and replicate the method in our own lives too.

Read more >

01 August 2016
#

Blog

Inspirational initiatives that keep elderly people active

Keeping older people active and socially engaged can be more complex than with younger age groups, but these inspirational examples prove that there are plenty of options out there.

Read more >

29 June 2016