What does a Live-In Carer do?

What does a Live-In Carer do?

What does a Live-In Carer do? What does a Live-In Carer do? When Carefour asked me to write this article, my first thought was…panic! What on earth will I say? Do I even remember how to get my laptop ...

The 7 essentials skills and qualities of a Carefour Carer

The 7 essentials skills and qualities of a Carefour Carer

The 7 essentials skills and qualities of a Carefour Carer A great carer is worth their weight in gold. Some might say priceless, but we know from experience, when you find a great one, it’s time to ha...

Using Listening as a Superpower

Using Listening as a Superpower

Using Listening as a Superpower The ability to communicate effectively is one of the most important characteristics of anyone in a caregiving role. At Carefour it’s one of the key things...

Ten Tips for Boosting your Mood

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Ten Tips for Boosting your Mood We all have days where it’s all a bit flat. We might feel low. We might feel a lack of motivation. Our mood needs a serious boost. At Carefour we know there are some si...

The power between nostalgia to and Dementia

Carefour - The power between nostalgia to and Dementia

Nostalgia. The dictionary defines it as; ‘a sentimental longing or wistful affection for a period in the past’ That wonderful calming feeling of looking back and recalling how something made you feel,...

Virtual Reality Helps Elderly Travel Back in Time

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Think of Virtual Reality, and one might think of bulky headsets loaded with the latest gaming technology or virtual reality environments developed for high-tech aviation, engineering, and medical trai...

5 ways to regain your energy after caregiver burnout

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As a caregiver of an aging loved one your days are long and filled with responsibilities. Taking care of yourself is at the end of the list – and it stays there. You may feel run down, lethargic and l...