Ways to Keep A Loved One Active around the Home

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Ways to Keep A Loved One Active around the Home Whether it’s the weather, a global pandemic, a snowdrift or a winter cold there’s nothing worse than being kept indoors! We are rated as out...

12 Thoughtful Gift Ideas for the Elderly

12 Thoughtful Gift Ideas for the Elderly

12 Thoughtful Gift Ideas for the Elderly Christmas is here once again, and it’s that time of year where we are trying to find gifts that show someone you are thinking of them. This year we’ve cr...

5 Tips to help you choose the right Live-In Care

Senior couple planning live-in care

5 Tips to help you choose the right Live-In Care We know that this will be one of the hardest decisions you ever make, and that is why we created this helpful guide. We’ve pulled together our Top 5 Ti...

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...

Cyber Essentials Certification

After an intensive assessment process, leading Worcestershire care agency, Carefour Services Ltd has met the criteria set by Cyber Essentials and is now authorised to carry the certificate of complian...

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...