Author: Lauren Keen

Every home can be made more dementia-friendly with just a few simple changes. Simple changes can make a big difference There are lots of simple, little things that you can do to make your home more dementia-friendly. Here are a few examples: As your dementia progresses, you...

With a snap general election called, Carers UK have five top priorities that carers might want to see from a future Government. These are based on years of evidence, consultation and involvement with carers. To ensure that carers and our families do not suffer financial...

Mencap has produced Easy Read guides for voters, as well as a supporter’s pack including flashcards to help people understand how to vote. Download our Easy Read guide to voting Download our guide for supporters Download our Easy Read guide about engaging with your local...

Main changes: Many rates of benefit remain frozen due to the Welfare Cap A new benefit- Bereavement Support Payment There is a small increase in disability benefits Pensioner benefits to rise in line with the 'triple lock' Changes to Universal Credit including a decrease in...

Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service provide advice to everyone and for the more vulnerable such as the elderly, people living alone and those with reduced mobility the Service offers a free of charge fire safety check in the home. As its name suggests, a...

Use of computers and the internet will virtually be a must in the next few years, so if you are nervous of technology or just need a bit of support: Take a look! DROP-IN COMPUTER CAFÉ for the over 50s FREE Thursdays 10am-11am Venue: Community Room at Smallbrook Gardens,...