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Nutrition for the elderly – eating well as we age

By |2021-06-16T08:45:32+00:00June 16th, 2021|Hampshire Live-in Care, Live-in care, News and Views|

Eating well can play a significant role in keeping healthy and feeling good. Good nutrition is especially important for the elderly and people living with conditions such as Dementia or Parkinson’s disease. We’ve put together some general advice about providing good nutrition for the elderly and overcoming any problems that may arise. Why good nutrition [...]

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Preventing loneliness in the elderly

By |2021-06-15T06:43:30+00:00June 15th, 2021|Live-in care, News and Views|

Tips to help prevent loneliness in the elderly Loneliness can have serious effects on our health and wellbeing. However, loneliness in the elderly can be difficult to overcome. It can be especially difficult if an older person finds it hard to get out and about. If you are an older person feeling lonely, or if [...]

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Why live in respite care is so important and the support live-in respite care offers

By |2021-06-07T08:25:17+00:00June 7th, 2021|Live-in care, News and Views|

7-13 June is Carers Week with the theme of Make Caring Visible and Valued. This makes it the ideal time to highlight the valuable job that carers do. It’s also important to consider the support that carers need for their own health and wellbeing. For carers to continue their caring role, they must be supported [...]

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How to create a low maintenance garden for the elderly that attracts wildlife

By |2021-06-01T14:26:35+00:00June 1st, 2021|Live-in care, News and Views, Wiltshire Live-in Care|

More and more studies are finding that we benefit from time spent in nature. If you have a garden, then it is easy to bring nature closer by creating a garden that attracts birds, insects and small mammals. Here’s how to create a low maintenance garden that attracts wildlife of all kinds. Wild zone Luckily, [...]

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Stroke Recovery Tips

By |2021-06-01T14:28:29+00:00May 24th, 2021|Dorset Live-in Care, Live-in care, News and Views, Wiltshire Live-in Care|

Helpful tips to aid stroke recovery If your loved one experiences a stroke it can be a huge shock. In addition, because strokes happen so suddenly it can be difficult to adjust to life after a stroke. Once your loved one comes home from the hospital, you may feel scared and overwhelmed at what comes [...]

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Supporting someone with dementia

By |2021-06-01T14:33:54+00:00May 19th, 2021|Hampshire Live-in Care, Live-in care, News and Views, Oxfordshire Live-in Care|

How to support someone with dementia If someone you care for has dementia, you already know how difficult and upsetting this can be. However, there are ways to support someone with dementia that can help life run more smoothly. With time and care, you can continue to enjoy a great relationship with your loved one [...]

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How nature benefits mental health

By |2021-05-11T16:33:46+00:00May 10th, 2021|Live-in care, News and Views|

Mental Health Awareness Week's theme is Nature The 10-16th May 2021 is Mental Health Awareness Week, and the theme is nature. This is particularly pertinent as this year, with the Covid-19 pandemic and resulting lockdowns, many of us have turned to nature to support our wellbeing. In fact, it has been proven that connecting with [...]

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Sun safety tips for seniors

By |2021-05-05T07:44:26+00:00May 5th, 2021|Live-in care, News and Views|

It's important for seniors to stay safe in the sun Sun safety is important for everyone. However, older people can be particularly vulnerable to sunburn, dehydration and sunstroke. But if you stick to the following sun safety tips for seniors you can stay safe and well and enjoy the sunshine. Why older people need to [...]

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Mumby’s wins Home Care Awards

By |2021-04-27T12:14:54+00:00April 27th, 2021|Berkshire Live-in Care, Buckinghamshire Live-in Care, Dorset Live-in Care, Hampshire Live-in Care, Live-in care, News and Views, Oxfordshire Live-in Care, Surrey Live-in Care, Wiltshire Live-in Care|

Mumby’s Live-in Care wins the Mental Health and Dementia Care Expertise Award and gains High Commendation in the Live-in Care Expertise Category at this year’s Home Care Awards. Mumby’s Live-in Care team are absolutely thrilled to have received recognition of its expertise in Live-in Care, Mental Health and Dementia Care at the 2021 Home Care [...]

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Benefits of gardening for the elderly

By |2021-04-27T08:27:57+00:00April 26th, 2021|Hampshire Live-in Care, Live-in care, News and Views, Oxfordshire Live-in Care, Surrey Live-in Care|

What are the benefits of gardening for the elderly? It's National Gardening Week and it feels like spring has finally arrived. This makes it the perfect time to get outside and enjoy your garden. Gardening is a rewarding activity for all ages and getting out in nature benefits both the mind and the body. There [...]

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