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January 24, 2019

How to protect yourself from the cold

Senior Woman Warming Hands By Fire At Home

Written by Tori Gray for The Beach Hut,  Your Independent Community Magazine for PaigntonIn the past, I’ve written about the loneliness and isolation that can be felt by the elderly living alone or share ideas about maintaining good health during the winter months. However this month, I’m going to be more specific. I agreed to wait […]

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December 31, 2018

“Don’t shine for it”


BBC drama ‘Care’ highlights the struggles faced by families coping with dementiaSome of you may have seen the hard-hitting drama “Care” on the BBC depicting the story of Mary, a woman who suffers a stroke and very suddenly plunges her and her family in to the world of learning to live with dementia.  It shows […]

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December 6, 2018

Reminiscence TV for a relaxed Christmas

Repeats on the telly are a long standing joke in most households over the Christmas period as the same old classics are re-hashed year on year. But if you’re going to be spending time this Christmas with an older relative or friend, these old favourites may prove an absolute godsend. Settling down in front of the […]

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