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Oct 19

Dignity in Care

At Helpd we understand the importance of treating our clients with the care and respect they deserve. We make sure through our rigorous vetting process that carers not only understand the importance of dignity in care, but that it is at the forefront of their minds when they are in your home looking after you …

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Jul 19

Home Care VS Care Home Campaign

As the population of the UK ages, how to care for this growing segment is becoming an important topic. According to the Office of National Statistics (ONS), the gross value of informal adult care in 2016 was £59.5 billion. Caring for your ageing parents, spouse, relative or friend, can be satisfying, but it can be hard and …

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May 19

Dementia Action Week

If someone asked you what you were like as a teenager, or if you know how babies are made, what would you say to them? To mark Dementia Action Week, the Alzheimer’s Society has created a wonderful video which you can watch below. In the video, children ask people living with dementia precisely these questions, …

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May 19

Mental Health for Life

Did you know the Mental Health Foundation has been running for 70 years now? Or that World Mental Health Day was founded in 1992? With Mental Health Awareness Week having recently taken place, now feels like a good time to reflect on a conversation that we should be having every day. It’s also time that …