Senior Blog for World Glaucoma Week, March 8-14th

February 28, 2020

As a home care provider supporting many clients who have or are at risk of developing glaucoma, Senior Helpers would like to alert members of the community and their families to the fact that about 50% of Australians who have developed glaucoma are not aware of the condition as they

Senior’s blog for Down Syndrome Day

February 28, 2020

March 21st is Down Syndrome Day. It is a day of awareness of the challenge of having a child who has Down Syndrome, of the fears, joys and challenges of being a parent of a child with Down but also a day of celebration as health and medical science has

Nutrition and getting older

January 13, 2020

Ensuring that an elderly relative is eating well can be a challenge. We all, including our loved ones develop a palate for foods over a lifetime. There are things we prefer and there are foods we really don’t care to eat, even if they are good for us. Sometimes as