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What is end of life care?
Home care Planning

What is end of life care?

End-of-life care is treatment, care and support for people who are nearing the end of their lives. It is an important part of palliative care and aims to help people live as comfortably as possible in their last months, weeks or days of life.

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What is the difference between live-in and hourly care?
Home care Planning

What is the difference between live-in and hourly care?

Understanding the different care options out there can be confusing if you want to stay in your own home and not go into a care home.

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Home care options for the elderly
Home care Planning

Home care options for the elderly

Where do we start? Should we look at care homes? Should we move to be closer to family? What is assisted living? What do I do if my mother refuses to even talk about it?

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What help can I get in Berkshire?
Berkshire

What help can I get in Berkshire?

There are many organisations than can help us in providing care and support for older and vulnerable people across Berkshire.

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What help can I get in Buckinghamshire?
Buckinghamshire

What help can I get in Buckinghamshire?

There are many organisations than can help us in providing care and support for older and vulnerable people across Buckinghamshire.

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What help can I get in Oxfordshire?
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What help can I get in Oxfordshire?

There are many organisations than can help us in providing care and support for older and vulnerable people across Oxfordshire.

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Starting the conversation about care
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Starting the conversation about care

Starting the conversation about care is never easy. Decisions about when to do it, how to do it and who to involve often make us put the conversation off, even when we know it is only going to get harder.

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What is a care plan?
Home care Planning

What is a care plan?

A Care Plan is a key tool for people receiving care and support. It helps to clearly identify what care is needed and who is going to provide this care.

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What is the difference between a care home and home care?
Home care Planning

What is the difference between a care home and home care?

Is home the right place for us to grow old as life becomes more challenging, or should we go into a care home?

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