News and stories from Abbeyfield. Discover the latest on age and ageing – from what's hitting the headlines, to stories from our homes and residents.
Wondering how you can help the older generation? Try our support cards and read about other ways you can show your support.
COVID-19 (coronavirus) has forced many of us into moving our desks into our own home where it can be hard to separate work and home life. Some may find it difficult to maintain the same productivity they have whilst at work, so we've listed 10 things you can do to try to work from home efficiently and maintain productivity.
A group of our residents were involved in a trial to test the impact that voice technology can have on loneliness and social isolation. The results were incredible.
A group of residents at the Abbeyfield Wessex Society’s Westbourne House are taking part in a trial to test the impact of voice technology on loneliness and isolation in older people.
We understand that when you’re looking for a new home for a loved one, knowing what type of home is best suited to your relative’s needs is really important. Last week, our Retirement Living team received a question from the daughter of an 82 year lady who is trying to find her Mum a home that offers daily support.
It's common that our senses go into decline as we age, which can have a huge impact on our everyday well-being. Our senses are vital to the way we experience different things, from the taste of a meal to the smell of a loved one’s perfume. A reduction in our senses can lead to a decrease in mood and may even cause a person to...