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How to Behave Around Someone with Dementia or Alzheimer’s

Community     05/12/2016

How to Behave Around Someone with Dementia or Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s and Dementia are terrible conditions. They take a person of otherwise sound mind and body and render them to their own personal nightmare. As…

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The Importance of Funeral Planning

Community     22/11/2016

The Importance of Funeral Planning

It’s a subject most people would prefer not to discuss……but the financial and emotional benefits of funeral planning should not be understated. Telecare24 has teamed…

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Caring for Elderly Parents from a Distance

Community     21/07/2016

Caring for Elderly Parents from a Distance

It may be no surprise that 12% of over 65s say they never spend time with their family. This is in stark contrast to younger…

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National Cream Tea Day

Community     24/06/2016

National Cream Tea Day

With all the hype surrounding the UK’s decision to leave the EU we thought we would highlight something quintessentially British – yes that’s right –…

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Dementia Dogs Get to Work

Community     06/06/2016

Dementia Dogs Get to Work

There are 7,800 guide dogs in the UK, mainly supported by The Guide Dogs for the Blind Association. These dogs provide amazing support for people…

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Home Providers Careline Crisis

Community     02/06/2016

Home Providers Careline Crisis

A recent article on TelecareAware highlighted the looming crisis within the social housing sector in relation to the provision of careline services. This ties in…

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Why Your Elderly Relative Needs a Careline

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Why Your Elderly Relative Needs a Careline

A horrifying story appeared in the press this week about how an elderly lady who suffers with dementia was left locked on a bus for…

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Elderly Living Alone Assisted by Neighbourhood Watch

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Elderly Living Alone Assisted by Neighbourhood Watch

Like me you might have an elderly neighbour who lives on their own. My neighbour often sits outside her house and my children love to…

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Dysfunctional NHS Under Pressure From Elderly Bed Blocking

Community     01/06/2016

Dysfunctional NHS Under Pressure From Elderly Bed Blocking

In an Interview with the Daily Telegraph today, Norman Lamb stated that the UK elderly population is pushing the NHS to the brink of collapse,…

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SUDEP Awareness Day

Community     31/05/2016

SUDEP Awareness Day

Today is SUDEP awareness day. For those of you not familiar with this acronym, it stands for Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy. There are around…

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What is a careline?

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Telecare24 Ice Bucket Challenge

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Telecare24 Ice Bucket Challenge

The Ice Bucket Challenge craze has been sweeping the world. It has raised an estimated $62 million in the US and over £250,000 here in…

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