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We share our caring skills with South Korean health planners

May 10th 2013

Forrester Court residents and colleagues were delighted to welcome a group of health and welfare experts from South Korea during a visit to the UK to learn more about long-term care.

The six delegates from the Ministry of Health and Welfare spoke to home Sue Ann Jones as well as nurses, carers and residents to learn more about how we care for people with dementia.

Sue Ann said: “Like the UK, South Korea has an ageing population and the ministry is keen to plan how it will help people to live healthy life styles as well as ensuring that there is specialist care available for older people as they need it.

“They were particularly keen to see how we help residents to maintain their independence and life skills and they were interested to see how we help people to keep up their interests and hobbies.

“We also work hard with residents’ families to create fun events and opportunities for them to create new memories and reinforce family bonds. This, along with honouring any cultural needs or differences, is very important in helping each resident keep their sense of identity and dignity.”

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The team at Forrester Court provide high quality care in a warm and welcoming home Supporting your loved one through the move to their new home at Forrester Court, our compassionate and highly experienced team take time to know your family member, learning about their lives, and their memories. These details are then incorporated into their personalised care plan, ensuring they receive the very best care possible. Daily activities include dances, craft sessions, and one-to-one activities, and if your loved one enjoys something particular, we’ll do our very best to incorporate it.

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