Life expectancy is increasing across the board. For people to enjoy this increased longevity to the full it is important that services are designed to support the wellbeing of older people.
‘Our Health, Our Care, Our Say’ (Department of Health, 2006) confirmed that people want support when they need it, and they expect it quickly, easily and in a way that fits into their lives.
Care Wyvern has primarily built its name and reputation on assisting older people. We have considerable expertise in dealing with this service user group and offer many staff who have acquired great skill in dealing with people who suffer from dementia.
How to help isolated people tackle loneliness
Feeling isolated and lonely is an increasing problem across the country, affecting millions of people and putting more pressure on our already overstretched public services. Identifying those in need is not easy - even to those directly involved - and...