First home care visit nerves

We know how nerve-wracking it can be to leave a loved one with a CareGiver for the first time. So we couldn’t wait to share this hunky dory story. The Client’s partner was nervous about organising home care visits as the Client wasn’t aware that she had dementia and he didn’t want to upset her.

He needn’t have worried. We arrived and introduced the Client to our CareGiver, Tara and one of our Client Coodinators, Tracy. Conscious to take things slowly for the first home care visit, they agreed to just keep her company whilst her partner popped out.

Dancing Around the Living Room

Imagine how relieved her partner felt when he came back to see them all dancing around the living room to arguably, David Bowie’s best album of all time, Hunky Dory! (Watch the YouTube video above to find out why). The Client would have been 16 or 17 when Hunky Dory was released in 1971 and it must have brought back wonderful memories.

Meet Tara, the CareGiver dancing queen

Tara used to work as a carer in a nursing home and has recently joined Kingsway Care. She keeps saying, “I love it!” every time someone asks about her new job.

Welcome to the team, Tara!

Organising Home Care Visits

Kingsway Care know it takes a lot of thought and personal turmoil before anyone contacts us to discuss home care for their loved ones. We witness the positive difference our home care visits make to Clients and their families every day. Chat to us about your worries and take that first step.

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