What Are the Qualities of the Best Caregivers?

What Are the Qualities of the Best Caregivers?
Compassion, honesty, reliability, sensitivity. The top caregivers at Right at Home, one of the world's leading in-home care companies, emulate these qualities and more. Every year, Right at Home honours top caregivers with a Caregiver of the Year award. The prestigious awards celebrate the accomplishments of a select group of caregivers w...
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Socialisation, Home Care and the Festive Season

Socialisation, Home Care and the Festive Season
Social activities play an equally important role as physical activity in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Providing this service in a home care scenario is vitality important to client mental health especially during the festive season. At Christmas time the distance between family members is amplified. When the elderly are living aw...
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Remembering the Fallen – Remembrance Day 2017

Remembering the Fallen – Remembrance Day 2017
​This 11 November 2017 will mark the 99th anniversary of the Armistice which ended the First World War (1914–18). On this day of November every year, people around the world observe one minute's silence at 11 am in memory of those who died or suffered in all wars and armed conflicts. In Australia, the Remembrance Day Nation...
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Mental Health Awareness and Home Care

Mental Health Awareness and Home Care
Mental Health Awareness is promoted through World Mental Health Day which takes place every year on the 10th October. ​In Queensland this was celebrated with Mental Health Week taking place from Sunday 8 October to Saturday 14 October and in New South Wales with Mental Health Month during October. One in five Australians will be...
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World Alzheimer's Day – 21 September 2017

World Alzheimer's Day – 21 September 2017
World Alzheimer's Day, September 21st of each year, is a day on which Alzheimer's organizations around the world aim to raise awareness about Alzheimer's and dementia.Alzheimer's disease is the most common form of dementia, a group of disorders that impairs mental functioning. it is often called a family disease, because the chronic stress of ...
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