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Keeping an Open Mind

Posted by on Jan 28, 2019 in agecare, Aged care nursing homes, aged care Sydney | 0 comments

Remember that despite all your effort and planning, visiting your grandparents in an age care facility will not always go how you hoped they will. There’s always a chance that your visit may be cut short or your loved one will be too tired or may already have plans or will have health needs that should be attended to. When this happens, don’t feel disappointed, and instead make plans to visit on another day or adapt your plans accordingly. What matters is that you came and visited, regardless of whether your plans were fulfilled or not. Also, there will be times when there will be some...

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What to Do When Visiting Grandparents

Posted by on Jan 22, 2019 in agecare, aged care Sydney, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Before you visit your grandparents residing in an aged care nursing home in Sydney, it’s important to take into consideration some details about your visit. Aside from when and how long the visit will be, you should also consider what you will be doing while you’re there. Although paying them a visit is nice, it would be better if you have some sort of activities lined up while you’re in the facility. For instance, if there’s an occasions or a celebration, consider bringing the party to them. Even though your grandparents are now living in a facility that offers aged care in Sydney,...

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Visiting Grandparents Tip: Visit at a Good Time

Posted by on Jan 17, 2019 in agecare, residential aged care, Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you lived with your grandparents before they moved into a facility that offers high care in south west (or any region for that matter), you may have grown accustomed to their old routines. But then, you should understand that once they moved into the facility, many of these old habits may have changed. These habits may include, for example, their waking hours and their afternoon nap times. In many facilities, seniors are encouraged to wake up early so that they can join other seniors for breakfast, or they may have exchanged their afternoon naps for painting classes or other programs. When...

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