We are committed to supporting older people and their relatives and have used our knowledge and expertise to produce a range of useful guides.
Our guides have been produced by our care team experts and include real life experiences of older people and their families. They cover subjects such as how to communicate with a loved one who is living with dementia and choosing a care home.
About care homes
What's the difference between a care home and a nursing home?
Discover the different types of care that care homes and nursing homes offer for residents.
How to care for someone with dementia
Learn the best way to care for someone with dementia, from how to keep them happy to the questions you should avoid asking.
Coping with challenging behaviour in dementia
People living with dementia often have unmet needs which means they display behaviours that challenge carers. Read our guide to dealing with these changes.
How to deal with dementia
Wondering how you will cope following a loved one’s dementia diagnosis? Understand how to deal with the common behaviours of the condition.
Let’s talk about dementia – our latest guide is here
To help families at any stage of their dementia journey, we are launching our brand-new guide.
Health & wellbeing
Why are long lost hobbies important for older people?
Doing something you’ve always loved to do not only has emotional advantages, but there are also impressive physical, mental and social benefits too.
Health & wellbeing
Tips on keeping fit in later life
It's never too late to start reaping the health benefits of a more active lifestyle. Here are our tips on how to keep fit in later life...
Advice for Christmas visits when your loved one has dementia
Christmas, the most wonderful time of the year. a precious time to be with family and friends, however for people living with dementia, little and often...
We've gathered up tips from experts in care for older people to produce free guides covering topics like keeping active and independent in older age, how to help a loved one stay healthy and hydrated and dealing with the symptoms of dementia.Read more
As well as the information on this website we have collated a number of links to other useful wesbites offering guidance, advice and practical help when searching for care and support for yourself or a loved oneRead more