Articles and Advice

Read about all things homecare below, including the latest care industry articles, advice, and company announcements, curated by the Cavendish Homecare Team.

April 28, 2022 Health and Wellness

Maintaining self-care with limited mobility

What is Self-care? Self-care is just what it sounds like – taking care of yourself. It is the practice of deliberately doing things that would preserve or improve your mental and physical health. If you have limited mobility, self-care is also about understanding your […]

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April 21, 2022 Accreditations

ISO 9001 Announcement – 2022

At Cavendish Professionals Homecare, we strive to provide the best care possible for our clients. Our reputation has been built on being professional, organised and efficient. The ethos Cavendish Professionals Homecare upholds is always providing person centered care. ISO 9001 accreditation ensures the core […]

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April 19, 2022 Mental Health

How to help a person with depression

If you have questions about caring for someone with depression and would like to speak to us in person, please don’t hesitate to get in touch using our contact form. Alternatively, head to our Mental Health Care page for an overview of our services. […]

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April 14, 2022 Parkinsons Care

A Guide to Parkinson’s Disease

What is Parkinson’s Disease? Parkinson’s Disease is a progressive neurological condition that affects the nervous system. It is where parts of the brain becomes progressively damaged over time due to the malfunction of vital nerve cells in the brain. What causes Parkinson’s disease? Parkinson’s […]

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April 12, 2022 Parkinsons Care

Parkinson’s Awareness Week

How to start the conversation: For this year’s Parkinson’s Awareness Week, the charity Parkinson’s Care is hosting a number of events including walking, skydiving, swimming, cycling and mindfulness yoga. These events provide a great opportunity to stay active and keep the conversation going. To […]

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April 6, 2022 Mental Health

Talking about your Mental Health

What is Mental Health? According to Medical News Today, mental health refers to cognitive, behavioural, and emotional well-being. It is all about how people think, feel, and behave. Furthermore, it can affect daily living, relationships and physical health. The WHO (World Health Organisation) has […]

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April 6, 2022 Dementia Care

Caring for a relative with Dementia

Did you know that there are currently up to 1 million people living with dementia in the UK? More than half of these people need help from a registered carer. More often than not, this carer will be a close family member. Although it […]

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April 1, 2022 Mental Health

Ways to relieve stress and anxiety

What is stress? Stress is the body’s way of responding to excessive pressures. Our body goes into the fight or flight or stress response mode to handle the overwhelming feeling of not being able to cope. When we feel stressed, our nervous system responds […]

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March 24, 2022 STROKE care

Engaging activities for stroke recovery

What is a stroke? The NHS has described a stroke as a life-threatening medical condition that is caused when the blood supply to part of the brain is cut-off. The sooner a person receives treatment for a stroke, the less damage is likely to […]

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