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Hampshire Live in Care and Activities.

By |2020-08-03T14:53:38+00:00August 3rd, 2020|Live-in care, News and Views, Uncategorized|

Live-in Care in Hampshire Here at Mumby’s, we pride ourselves on providing the finest quality home care available. We believe that live-in home care offers the best way to provide a rich, fulfilling life for those who need extra support. Choosing live-in care will allow your loved one to stay in their home. Surrounded by [...]

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The Health Benefits of Vitamin D

By |2020-06-25T12:39:20+00:00June 25th, 2020|Live-in care, News and Views, Oxfordshire Live-in Care|

Vitamin D has long been known to help keep bones and teeth strong. However, there is a range of other health benefits that vitamin D provides including: Supporting the immune system Promoting brain and nervous system health Regulating insulin levels Keeping muscles healthy Supporting lung function and cardiovascular health Influencing the expression of genes involved [...]

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Live-in home care – how it works

By |2020-06-09T11:43:28+00:00June 10th, 2020|Live-in care, News and Views, Oxfordshire Live-in Care|

If you have a loved one who needs considerable care, but you're reluctant to move them into a care home, live-in home care offers a safe and affordable option   Many older people are reluctant to leave their family home and move into the unfamiliar surroundings of a care home. They may fear that they [...]

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Lasting Power of Attorney – A Guide

By |2020-05-11T14:09:18+00:00May 22nd, 2020|Live-in care, News and Views|

A lasting power of attorney isn’t nice to think about a time when you may not be able to take care of your affairs, it is necessary to do so. If you were to become unable to make crucial decisions because of a medical situation such as an illness or accident, you would need someone [...]

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A guide to preventing falls in the home

By |2020-05-11T12:41:07+00:00May 19th, 2020|Live-in care, News and Views|

Falls can cause serious physical injury, so every effort should be made to reduce the risk. Also, though most falls don’t cause serious injury, they can be distressing and knock the confidence of an older person. Older people can begin to avoid moving around and going out and about because they fear a fall. For [...]

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Post-Operative Home Care

By |2020-05-11T12:04:47+00:00May 15th, 2020|Live-in care, News and Views|

If your loved one is currently in hospital, or due to go into hospital, for an operation you should consider how best to help them recover after their surgery. Post-operative home care is often a good choice as your loved one will be able to recover in the familiar and comfortable surroundings of home while [...]

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Can Social Services force me into a care home?

By |2020-05-11T11:49:25+00:00May 11th, 2020|Live-in care, News and Views|

Social services would be very unlikely to force anyone into a care home. In fact, if you choose to be cared for in your own home, then social workers will usually support this decision. What steps might Social Services take? Social Services have a duty of care for adults living in its area. They have [...]

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

By |2020-04-09T15:31:00+00:00April 9th, 2020|Live-in care, News and Views, Oxfordshire Live-in Care|

At Mumby’s, we have been providing care for people in their own homes since 2002. Ann Mumby started her career in the healthcare profession over 25 years ago as a registered nurse and has extensive experience in the home care profession. During the coronavirus pandemic Ann, and the rest of the team, are bringing this [...]

5 Great Reasons to Enjoy Old Age

By |2019-11-18T10:18:04+00:00November 18th, 2019|Live-in care, News and Views, Oxfordshire Live-in Care|

While there may be some aspects of growing old that worry us, there are some real positives too. Here are a few of the many things to look forward to in old age. 1.      Being Happier We may think that we will get more miserable as we age but actually studies suggest that we are [...]

How to build a good relationship with your client

By |2019-10-25T09:37:21+00:00October 30th, 2019|Live-in care, News and Views, Oxfordshire Live-in Care|

The relationship between a caregiver and client can be challenging. However, following these simple tips can help you develop a great relationship with your client. Develop good communication Good communication is the key to most relationships and the carer and client relationship is no different. If your client is able to communicate their needs clearly [...]

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