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8 Benefits of Home Care for the Elderly

If you’re in the process of deciding between residential care and finding a live-in carer for your loved one, read on to find out eight benefits of home care for the elderly in their own homes. 8 advantages of home care It’s better at homeYour home is a warm place, filled with rich memories, photos […]

Home Adaptions for Elderly People

As we get older, it can begin to feel a little harder than usual to comfortably move around our own homes. Home adaptations for elderly people make it easier and safer to carry out everyday tasks, with some of the smallest changes making the biggest differences. From widening doorways to grab rails for stairs, we’ve […]

What is Young Onset Dementia?

Young onset dementia, also referred to as early onset dementia, is defined as dementia diagnosed under the age of 65. According to Dementia UK, there are currently an estimated 42,000 people living with young onset dementia, even though the disease is one typically associated with old age. Signs of young onset dementia Because dementia is […]

Social Activities for the Elderly: Staying Active Over 65

We’re constantly being told that staying active is the key to maintaining good health – and it’s never too late to start. From cancer to heart and circulatory diseases, physical activity can help prevent and improve a range of health conditions, meaning that keeping active in old age is crucial to remaining healthy and independent. […]

Customer Satisfaction Survey 2019

98.4% of customers are satisfied with the care they receive from IP Homecare In order to ensure we are continually delivering the highest level of quality care. We ask all our customers to complete a customer satisfaction survey so that we can identify any areas for improvement. Thank you to all our customers who completed […]

Community Care Live 2019

We’re delighted to be exhibiting at the Community Care Live show at the Business Design Centre in London on 15th/16th October. The show provides 2 days of CPD training and learning and covers a wide range of topics across children and family social work, adult social care and social work management. Why visit the Community […]

Why Work in Care? 7 Reasons to Be a Carer

A career in the care sector is renowned for being one of the most rewarding jobs you can do, and for many good reasons. Being a carer means you are able to make a real difference to peoples’ lives on a daily basis – from cooking their favourite meal to making sure they are safe […]

Keeping Elderly People and Pets Together at Home

Growing older can sometimes be a lonely time, especially when close friends pass away or families aren’t able to  visit as much as they would like to. Some find it difficult to leave the house and participate in social activities as they get older, however there is one source of comfort that benefits our elderly […]