residential care

Residential Geriatric Care

Deciding that a residential care home for your elderly parent is the only option is one of the hardest decisions to be made.  In this section we try to make the process easier with a guide to choosing a care home, as well as expert advice and guidance on making life better once there.  We also tackle the tricky subject of spotting and acting on abuse, something we hope you’ll never need, but ought to be aware of.

choosing a care homeChoosing a care home

Use our guide to choosing a care home – what to look out for, what questions to ask. Read more…

 

Making life better in a care home

Top tips and best advice here for ensuring your parents actually enjoy living in a care home.

 

How to spot and act on abuse

Everyone’s worst nightmare – worth understanding what to look for and what to do about it if you’re concerned.  Read more..

 

We would love to hear your experience and share your advice on residential geriatric care with others in Age Space Forum. Come and join the conversation!