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Care Home Culture

I’ve been running life story sessions at a care home in Worthing since April last year. Previous blogs record some of the positive changes that we’ve noticed. 711 more words

Life Story

Poetic Ponderings 18


By: Dr. Michelle Deering, 5/29/14

Feelings of inadequacy

Can haunt

And Taunt

And Drive.

Wanna hide?

Ever look aside

And want

To flaunt… 84 more words


Morning Dew

Humans are fragile

don’t you think?

Like a morning dew

we are gone

before we know it

Big Red's Buddies

The Big Red’s Buddies program is the brainchild of Christina Hagoort-Dooley, who is the “Head Buddy” for the program.  This is a community outreach program for Pet Parents who are medically vulnerable, chronically ill, frail and/or isolated by disease or age.   187 more words


Grim future for frailcare

Frail care facilities are in the firing line due to impending enforcement of the ambitious Older Persons Act of 2006.

Many smaller and private frail care facilities will have to spend millions of Rands to get “up to standard” or risk being closed down. 777 more words


Be careful of love. It’ll twist your brain around and leave you thinking up is down and right is wrong.
– // Rick Riordan

Ah the confusions of life.

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The golden rays of fiery sun-

Keep me warm when I’m no more.

On the side of this mountain-

From my eyes, tears spill.

One by one, they roll down my face; 108 more words