In this weeks video, Jennie Bardrick from Radfield Home Care talks about care options for a loved one by looking at the pros and cons of care homes. A bit about care homes
The care home has typically been the choice for people as they grow older. It provides a permanent place to live for someone and can be just for personal care needs or even higher nursing needs. Some care homes also have specialist accommodation for specific conditions e.g. dementia, which can be beneficial.
It may be right for someone to be in a care home if they have specific/high nursing needs or maybe if family live very far away.
The advantages of a care home are:
The disadvantages of a care home are:
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