Category: Meals and nutrition

Caring for someone safely at home during the COVID-19 pandemic

16 June 20
Caring for someone safely at home during the COVID-19 pandemic

Social Care Institute of Excellence (SCIE) Video Resources SCIE have designed a series of video–based resources to help carers look after someone safely at home. They are intended to help you care for people in any situation, and will be particularly useful if you are supporting someone during the Covid-19 crisis. The videos cover: How to help manage certain conditions…

Top tips for managing meal times, nutrition and hydration

29 June 18
Top tips for managing meal times, nutrition and hydration

Meal times can be challenging for carers but making sure both you and the person you care for are getting all the right nutrition is an important part of staying healthy and well. We have put together a guide for carers to make meal times easier including: Eating and drinking aids Help to lose weight Help to put on or maintain weight Fortifying food Meals on wheels services Recipes Hydration Eating…

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