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Beating the Flu Season – Carers & Patients

Posted on December 18, 2017 By Oliver Donnelly

As flu season is well underway, the team here at Irish HomeCare would like to give you some tips on staying healthy this flu season. With being of a certain age it’s…

 

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Help the Elderly this Christmas

Posted on December 18, 2017 By Oliver Donnelly

Tackling the Loneliness As we all know, the Christmas period is all about spreading the good cheer, spending time with loved ones and friends and having a blast in all! However,…

 

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Mindfulness

Posted on August 30, 2017 By Brendan Kildea

Mindfulness, put simply, is the ability to physically and mentally be aware of the present, while not being distracted by our surroundings and thoughts (https://www.mindful.org/what-is-mindfulness/). You may wonder why this…

 

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Pet Companionship

Posted on August 11, 2017 By Brendan Kildea

Having a pet can make a world of difference. Anyone who has ever had a pet has felt the love and companionship they can offer. There are many positives to…

 

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Travelling with Dementia

Posted on July 7, 2017 By Brendan Kildea

In our last blog, we looked at the symptoms of Dementia. Following that, people have had queries regarding travelling with a Dementia sufferer. Is it safe to travel with them?…

 

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Dementia – How do I know if someone is developing Dementia?

Posted on June 30, 2017 By Brendan Kildea

What is Dementia? Many people believe it to be when someone’s memory begins to fade. Although this is true, memory loss is not the only symptom of it. In fact,…

 

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