Tag: Flexible Respite

Living at home with dementia

A KinCare in-home care plan can give you or your loved one living with dementia the right support to continue living independently at home with improved quality of life.

Look and feel your best

Some extra support with personal care tasks like showering, dressing, taking medication and maintaining your appearance can help you look good and feel good. It can also give your loved ones peace of mind about your health and wellbeing.

A smooth transition from hospital to your home

When our Customer Catherine was discharged from hospital after major surgery, she was worried about returning home without anyone to help care for her. Connecting with KinCare’s hospital to home transition service through the hospital discharge planner gave Catherine access to the care and support she needed at home to regain her confidence and independence.

Managing Christmas and Dementia at home

By modifying some of your traditions in simple ways you can create a beautiful Christmas experience for your loved one, friends and family.

Alternatives to residential care for your loved one

If you have an elderly relative or friend you support, you may have noticed changes to their way of life that mean it may be time to consider alternative living arrangements or extra support so they can stay happy and healthy in their own home.

Tips for carers during isolation

While nothing beats a face-to-face to visit, there are lots of other ways you can stay connected with elderly family and friends and continue to support their health and wellbeing.

Understanding the Benefits of In-home Care

Choosing the right type of care for your loved ones is difficult. Someone who understands that more than most is Christiane.

Prepare to Care

Looking after a spouse or family member can be testing sometimes which is why it’s important to take care of yourself. We have created some tips to help support you in your daily routine.

5 tips for visiting family and friends with dementia

We’ve compiled 5 tips to help make visiting family and friends who are living with dementia relaxed and stress free.

Get a good night’s rest with these carer’s tips

Reclaim your nights with our sleep tips so you are well rested when caring for someone with dementia.

A flexible approach to respite

KinCare has launched the country’s first ‘truly flexible’ respite model designed to work around carers’ needs and schedules.