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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 […]Continue reading
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 […]Continue reading
Written by Tori Gray and first published in Beach Hut magazine As well as Christmas, New Year and new beginnings, winter also brings cold weather and isolation for the more vulnerable in our community. Please spare a thought for those who perhaps do not have the family or support through these colder months. There are things we […]Continue reading
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 […]Continue reading