Carers and Caring

The One-Stop Guide: How to care for older relatives and friends

June Andrews
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A reassuring, expert-informed handbook for ordinary people caring for loved ones.

Whether due to old age, illness or disability, more and more of us are becoming carers to loved ones. Carers and Caring is a complete handbook for anyone in a caring role, guiding you through the practical, emotional and administerial challenges of supporting a loved one.

Dementia specialist Professor June Andrews offers accessible advice on:

- Daily care such as physical assistance and meal preparation
- Managing your time, finances and family dynamics
- Accessing resources from the NHS and social care services
- Considering the transition from at-home to nursing home care.

Both sympathetic and practical, Carers and Caring will help you navigate your role as a carer, supporting you as you support your loved one.

Author bio:

June Andrews is an international dementia specialist adviser, and professor emeritus in dementia studies. She has received a Fellowship of the Royal College of Nursing (RCN), the highest honour awarded to nurses in the UK, and in 2016 she was awarded an OBE. She advises families, organisations and governments across the world.

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Category: Health & Fitness
ISBN: 9781800810006
Publisher: Profile Books
Imprint: Souvenir Press
Pub Date: August 2022
Page Extent: 288
Format: Paperback - B format
Subject: Family & health