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Oral care for the elderly

Oral care for the elderly

Oral health is a crucial aspect of overall well-being, especially for elderly people. As we age, maintaining proper dental hygiene becomes increasingly important to prevent various dental problems and health complications. At Great Park Homecare, we understand the...

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Who cares for people with dementia?

Who cares for people with dementia?

Great Park Homecare: Providing Dementia Care Caring for someone with dementia is a multifaceted role that requires compassion, understanding, and a wealth of knowledge about the condition. Dementia affects not only the person diagnosed but also their family, friends,...

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What is respite care for the elderly?

What is respite care for the elderly?

Great Park Homecare: Providing Elderly Respite Care In the journey of caring for our elderly loved ones, there comes a time when even the most dedicated caregivers need a break. This is where home respite care steps in, offering a temporary solution that not only...

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Support for the elderly in their own home

Support for the elderly in their own home

‘All clients have exclusive access to our Trusted Partner Network for peace of mind to further manage their house, finance and wellbeing’ As our loved ones age, ensuring their well-being and comfort becomes a top priority. Many seniors wish to continue living...

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Caring for a parent

Caring for a parent

Staying close even if you live away Caring for an ageing parent is a journey that demands love, dedication, and compassion. As our loved ones grow older, their mental health and physical health may require more attention and care. One of the most common phrases we...

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Elderly Summer Safety Tips

Elderly Summer Safety Tips

Staying safe and cool in the summer months As the summer months bring high temperatures, it's essential for older adults to take extra precautions to ensure their safety and well-being. Elderly individuals are more susceptible to heat-related illnesses due to factors...

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Summer Activities for the Elderly

Summer Activities for the Elderly

Staying Socially Active and Healthy As the summer heat (or rain!) settles in, it's essential to find ways to keep our senior loved ones engaged, socially active, and healthy. For older adults, staying active during the summer months can be challenging, but with the...

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Are you someone’s sole carer?

Are you someone’s sole carer?

Be Supported, Be Free Caring for a loved one can be both rewarding and challenging, especially when you are their sole carer. We understand that it's a full-time responsibility that demands your time, energy, and emotional strength. When someone's life partner finds...

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Best home care company to work for

Best home care company to work for

Looking for jobs in care? Secure your future, call us today! Great Park Homecare is currently seeking compassionate car-owner/driver caregivers to join our thriving team and grow with us. Our mission is to care for and assist adults to maintain their health,...

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Elderly Summer Safety Tips

Fire home safety for the elderly

Need a fire assessment? Protecting our loved ones. When it comes to risk of fire, older adults are particularly vulnerable due to factors such as reduced mobility, hearing impairments or cognitive decline. Great Park Homecare understands the importance of keeping our...

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