Moving house is considered one of the most unsettling life events and can be particularly stressful for older people moving from their home into residential care. If the move is a result of a medical crisis or done quickly with little time to prepare, this can add to the distress. And if your loved one is experiencing dementia, moving into residential care can be confusing and frightening.
Key to a good night’s sleep
According to Australia’s National Exercise Guidelines, young adults need a minimum of 2-3 hours of exercise a week. Ideally, we should be doing double that but let’s start with hitting those minimums first!
The Straight Up podcast is a part of the GOM Central Project; a project designed and created by young people with care experiences, for young people who are leaving care or have left care.
Relationships Australia South Australia and the Australian Institute of Social Relations will close for a short time over the Christmas and New Year period.
Building relationships to ensure quality care
What to do when games take over the controls
Join us for an event in Adelaide and in Berri for Infant Mental Health Awareness Week. Continue Reading
Sometimes I wake up drenched in sweat and must change my bedclothes.
Is it okay to swallow seeds and pips? What about other solid objects? When should parents worry?