In today's tech-filled world, we take online access for granted - it's easy to forget that it's only in the last 20 years or so that we've become so digitally literate. The older generation often find themselves left behind, and statistics from 2013 show that 45% of those aged 75 or over have never used the internet.
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Below is a letter we received enabling a customer to stay in the home they love. Following the first appointment, the stair lift was installed within three days.
When 12-year-old Joshua Orme from Leicester who suffers from the debilitating condition cerebral palsy, became too heavy for his granddad to carry him upstairs, he thought that his beloved weekend sleepovers at his grandparents’ home were at an end.
We are pleased to announce the Winner for our Christmas Hamper Prize Draw.
For most of us, "carer" was not something on our career wishlist. Nonetheless, Carers UK estimate that 10.6 million people will become carers to elderly, sick or disabled relatives in the next five years. It's a daunting prospect, but if you are new to being a carer, here are some important tips to know.