Ensure your loved ones are warm this winter

Ensure your loved ones are warm this winter

As temperatures plummet and we are waking to frost and snow in some areas we share our tips for the elderly members of our community. How to keep warm Wear several thin layers of clothes, instead of one thick layer. Keep a throw or blanket handy to cover your feet or...
TIPS for family and friends who are carers

TIPS for family and friends who are carers

Statistics show that there are around 7 million unpaid carers in the UK. That is 1 in 10 of us! Caring for a loved one can be a huge mix of emotions from pride to despair, love and worry. Our Care Hub in Goring offers a “Hub Navigator” service that aims to...
How to protect vulnerable people from being scammed

How to protect vulnerable people from being scammed

“Scammers” – those wanting to manipulate money out of people – often vulnerable – are sadly a common reality. Scammers can be very convincing – around 5 million people in the UK over 65 become victims – and that’s only the ones who report it. Experts have...

Parkinson’s Awareness Week 2018

Parkinson’s Awareness Week which begins today surrounds World Parkinson’s Day, which takes place this year on Wednesday, April 11th. Each year, charity Parkinson’s UK continues its incredible work to ensure that they use the event to reach more people that are...