Ageing at Home. What help is there for you?

November 25, 2020

Home Care- When you just need a little extra assistance in life. We may reach a certain point in our lives when we realise we need a little extra assistance in life, a helping hand you might say. But what options are available? Can I stay in my own home?

Questions to ask before you are discharged  from hospital

November 18, 2020

Do you know how to ensure that you or your loved one succeed after being discharged from hospital? Hospitals are never anyone’s favourite place to stay, let alone after major surgery when we are just itching to get home to our own bed! However, after returning home anticipation soon wears

Finding the Right Support

November 9, 2020

There are many home care companies in Australia, some who support their staff to undertake dementia-related education. But Senior Helpers is the only home care company that has training and resources developed with the expertise of Teepa Snow OT, PAC®.  This is important because Senior Helpers’ Senior Gems® program of

Supporting others

November 4, 2020

Senior Helpers is fortunate to have the support and expertise of Teepa Snow OT PAC®. Teepa’s unique Positive Approach to Care guides families, carers and care workers to maintain healthy and positive relationships with people experiencing the changes of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. While some of the changes related to

Living with Alzheimer’s Disease

October 26, 2020

Too often it is considered that once a person has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, life is over and the person that was, is no more. However, if you speak with people in the community who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, their stories are quite different. They have a