What Qualities Do You Need To Be A Care Worker?

There’s a high standard for care workers and staff, mainly because working with the elderly can be a difficult job that requires patience and kindness. Loyal, committed and caring staff not only ensure that the care home can keep running efficiently, but it also makes it easier for residents to feel safe and relaxed when

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Mental Health and Care Homes

Even though the stigma surrounding mental health is slowly being lifted, it’s estimated that one in four people will experience a mental health condition within their lifetime, making it a growing concern for society. When the mental difficulty takes hold, it can be easy for individuals to lose their sense of reality, find themselves changing

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What is Dementia?

Dementia can be difficult to experience as a family and can cause stress and unhappiness. While the frustration of watching this happen to someone you love might feel like it’s too much to bear, support and specialist dementia care is available to help you and your loved ones every step of the way. What is

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Choosing a Care Home: The Checklist

As medical care improves and life expectancy increases, ever more people are looking to live out their golden years in a home-from-home care facility. When this time comes for you or your loved one, you may look at several care homes before deciding on the right one.     At Paxton Hall Care Home we

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