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What kind of retirement do you dream of?

Maybe you want to spend more time with loved ones, give back to the community or finally move to the beach.

More older Australians are embracing help at home, so they can live independently and get on with life on their own terms. 

Summer in Australia brings plenty of hot days, but that doesn’t mean fun is off the cards for seniors. Even if you are more susceptible to the heat, there are many ways to enjoy yourself this summer and stay cool at the same time! Here is how it’s done…

Nutrition for seniors

There are many reasons why your appetite may decline as you age. But here’s the thing – there are also many ways you can maintain an interest in food in order to stay healthy and nourished.

Did you know that just 7% of communication is the words we use? The rest is body language and tone of voice.

We all use technology to make our daily lives easier.  These days it is one of the most common ways we connect with others and get important things completed quickly.

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Love actually is all around at Home Instead – and comes in many different packages…

Let’s assume we’re talking about professional CAREgivers, rather than your own family or friends.  If you’re thinking about inviting one to help with in-home care, then you’ve probably formed a mental picture of who you think a typical CAREgiver looks like.