April News Alert
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Did you know …. Caring can place a big strain on families and friends. Three out of four people surveyed by Carers UK during Carers Week said they had lost touch with family and friends. How to cope and what … Read More

Wellbeing Events Calendar – April 2018
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The April Wellbeing Calendar is now available to download here:- Wellbeing Activity Diary – Apr

cApp – PIP and ESA Assessment Tools
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This is a great website for PIP and ESA Assessment Calculations http://www.c-app.org.uk/  

Enabling seniors to age in place increases quality of life and happiness
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Please see the following links shared with us by George an Aging at Home Activist The Checklist for Aging in Place https://www.care.com/c/stories/5432/a-checklist-for-aging-in-place/ Moving an Aging or Disabled Parent Into Your Home: 4 Things You Should Know https://www.homeadvisor.com/r/moving-in-aging-or-disabled-parent/ Emergency Preparedness Guide … Read More

In Case of Emergency – ICE
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“In Case of Emergency” By adding ICE to your mobile phone, it allows paramedics on the scene to identify you, treat you and be able to contact your next of kin immediately. It is particularly useful for carers as should … Read More

Carers Discount Card Launch Event
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Wednesday 7th March Main Room, 29 Church Street, Slough, SL1 1PL 11am and 1pm The new Carers Card is being launched on Wednesday 7th March at the Main Room, 29 Church Street, Slough, SL1 1PL. Come along anytime between 11am … Read More

Technology is Important
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Did you know …. “Many of us use technology in our everyday lives, but seven out of ten people don’t think of technology when it comes to caring.” from CARERS UK Find out about what technology is out there to … Read More

Slough Carers Support – Follow Us on Facebook
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We have recently revamped out Facebook page, click here to follow us.  

New FREE digital resources to help to make caring easier
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Recently launched from Slough Borough Council and Carers UK Your free access code is: DGTL4366 Caring for a loved one who is ill, disabled or older can be valuable and rewarding, but without the right support caring can have an … Read More

Web Resources for Alzheimers and Dementia
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The following links were kindly provided by Marie Villeza, Jim Vogel & Others Driving and Dementia – The Direct Line Guide for Seniors https://www.directline.com/car-cover/driving-and-dementia Preparing Your Home for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s: A Caregiver’s Guide https://www.redfin.com/blog/2016/09/preparing-your-home-for-a-loved-one-with-alzheimers-a-caregivers-guide.html Alzheimer’s and Keeping … Read More

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