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Home Care Heroes Now Offers Groceries Support

Home Care Heroes Now Offers Groceries Support

During a pandemic such as COVID-19 (Coronavirus), health authorities recommend that you should store at least a two-week supply of food, water, medicine and any prescription medication. However, this is easier said than

The Importance of Companionship for Seniors

The Importance of Companionship for Seniors

Have you personally felt lonely recently, or had an older family member express feelings of loneliness? Unfortunately, these days loneliness is quite common in our country, affecting one in four Australians who report

Tips on Independent Living with Dementia

Tips on Independent Living with Dementia

Dementia is one of the most common conditions experienced by Australians, with over 447,000 Australians currently living with Dementia. It affects their ability to perform everyday tasks, and they may need someone’

6 Best Games for Seniors

6 Best Games for Seniors

Participating in games, brain challenges and puzzles is a fun and social way for seniors to help offset the effects of dementia and Alzheimer’s. Games bring people together, encourage strategic and creative

5 Advantages of Respite for Primary Carers

5 Advantages of Respite for Primary Carers

This week is National Carers Week, where communities around Australia acknowledge, celebrate and appreciate carers who are unpaid and looking after friends or family who need assistance due to disability, illness or ageing.