Publication Date: 26/05/2022 ISBN: 9781800810006 Category:

Carers and Caring

June Andrews

Publisher: Profile Books Ltd
Publication Date: 26/05/2022 ISBN: 9781800810006 Category:
Paperback / Softback




‘The vital guide to old-age care NO family can afford to ignore’ Mail on Sunday

‘Designed to lead carers through the emotional minefield of attempting to look after family and loved ones, primarily at home but also in care homes’ The Sunday Times Scotland

Whether due to old age, illness or disability, more and more of us are becoming carers to loved ones. Carers and Caring is a complete handbook for anyone in a caring role, guiding you through the everyday administrative and emotional challenges of supporting a loved one.

Dementia specialist Professor June Andrews offers accessible advice on:

– Managing your time, finances and family dynamics
– Accessing resources from the NHS and social care services
– Daily care such as physical assistance and meal preparation
– Considering the transition from at-home to nursing home care.

Practical, comprehensive and compassionate, Carers and Caring will be both a resource and a comfort as you navigate your role as a carer, supporting you as you support your loved one.

Publisher Review

There is no more informed and informative guide to help you than this -- Philip Darbyshire, retired professor of nursing An essential handbook for anyone who who cares for loved ones, and for everyone who might one day need care -- Pennie Taylor, health and care journalist A gem of a book filled with real life advice ... Offers clear guidance during an important life transition -- Duncan Glassey, founder and managing director of Wealthflow About Dementia: The One-Stop Guide -- - * - * An invaluable resource * Psychologist * Offers realistic and achievable solutions to diverse problems for people with dementia ... I highly recommend it * Nursing Times * So clear and practical ... this book will help families and friends of people with dementia all over the world -- Dame Judi Dench

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