Tips and holiday help ideas for dementia carers

Tips and holiday help ideas for dementia carers

The end-of-year holidays are sometimes called the “silly season”, but they could just as easily be called the “stressful season”. As joyful as it can be to bring the family together to celebrate, or just relax, this is also a time when people report experiencing...
Livewell offers specialised dementia care in Gauteng

Livewell offers specialised dementia care in Gauteng

People with dementia and Alzheimer’s require specialised care. Whilst there are many nursing homes, retirement villages and frail care options available for seniors, people living with memory loss disorders need specialised care. When looking for specialised...
What are your dementia care options this holiday season?

What are your dementia care options this holiday season?

Full time caring for a loved one who has dementia can, if you’re not careful, result in caregiver burnout. Being responsible for someone with dementia day in and day out takes a lot of energy and patience, which takes its toll emotionally and mentally. All caregivers...
Home Care vs Specialised Dementia Care at Livewell

Home Care vs Specialised Dementia Care at Livewell

The moment that you find out that your loved one is diagnosed with dementia or Alzheimer’s, it can turn your world around. There is so much you need to learn about the illness, how to treat it, how to provide the right kind of environment that is safe and suited...