Category Archives: Elderly Care

Elderly Care advice from the experts at Walk in Showers and Baths Ltd who have been helping the elderly with bathroom remodels for years.  Enabling the elderly to remain in their homes for longer.


elderly man looking worried

If you are caring for a loved one who has dementia, you may find that it is sometimes a bit of a struggle to know how to communicate with them, as it will be very different to how it was Read more…


When you are thinking about what you could do to improve the life of an elderly loved one, there are lots of things that might spring to mind. One thing that you may have never thought about however is an Read more…


elderly carers

If you spend a lot of your time caring for a loved one, there is no doubt that they will be the person who you think the most about when you are planning your day. Even though this may seem Read more…


elderly carers

If you are caring for your loved one every day, it is understandable that you may become a little concerned about how they would cope if you needed to go away on holiday. If you know that you are going Read more…


More people than ever before have mobile phones, however lots of elderly people still don’t have one. A lot of the time, this is simply because nobody has ever chosen to teach them how to use them, and they may Read more…


Gifts

Finding gifts for your loved ones can be a challenge at times, and it may not be helped by them insisting that they have everything that they need, and don’t need anything from you on special occasions. However, you are Read more…


Alzheimer’s

Cognitive decline is a major concern of the ageing population with Alzheimer’s disease being the major cause of age-related cognitive decline.  Scientists have now found that Alzheimer’s can be reversible. Facts about Alzheimer’s Alzheimer’s disease is a type of dementia Read more…


Here at Walk In Showers and Baths, we don’t think your age or issues with mobility should hinder your independence, especially with bathing, washing and general bathroom routines. Being able to do all this for yourself is an understated privilege. Read more…


elderly man looking worried

Key things to watch out for Looking after anyone can be difficult, but when it is somebody as vulnerable as an elderly person then you may feel as though there is a lot of pressure on you to be able Read more…


outdoor grab rail

Independence is everything, and for this reason most people will do anything that they can in order to make sure that their relatives are able to stay in their own homes for as long as possible when they age. With Read more…


Slip proof shower trays and flooring

How to take the dangers out of your bathroom for elderly relatives When you are in charge of looking after an elderly relative, it can be incredibly difficult to make sure that everything is as safe as it should be Read more…


Monaco Level Access Shower

Possibly the most dangerous room in the house for many elderly people is the bathroom. It can be exceedingly difficult getting into or out of the bath, and the fact that you are in contact with water can make the Read more…


robot

“Technology is anything that wasn’t around when you were born” – Alan Kay Did you Know? French walking stick makers Fayet, have manufactured a walking stick that monitors its users as they move and alerts caretakers if they have a Read more…


elderly man walking dog

Man’s Best Friend “Sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart.” Do you know about the health benefits of owning a dog? Scientific evidence has shown what happens physically when a person strokes a dog. The Read more…


elderly lady at gym

It’s a fact that as we get older our physical abilities are going to diminish – albeit only slowly – but there will come a time when we are unable to undertake the punishing physical activities that we might have Read more…

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