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What’s in the news around NZ? In this post we cover recent articles of interest published by a variety of news organisations around NZ including NZ Herald, Otago Daily Times, Radio NZ, Stuff.co.nz, Beehive.govt.nz, Newshub. to name but a few. To access the article simply click on the link provided and you will be able to read …
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As public awareness of dementia grows, more people are keen to find out what they can do to reduce their risk of developing dementia. According to a growing body of evidence there are practical steps we CAN take NOW to reduce our risk, no matter what age we are. Alzheimers Disease International recommends the following …
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Some home support services may be free to the client. There may be a part charge or you may have to pay for your services yourself. It depends on your situation. Funding agencies such as the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) and the District Health Board (DHB) have an assessment process that considers eligibility. If you want to access any DHB subsidised service your needs must be assessed...
Care Apartments are a new type of service that have arisen over recent years. What you are being offered is this new service. They effectively combine elements of residential care with a retirement village option. From a ‘technical’ perspective these suites/units are more like living in your own home than in a residential care facility. Although they are certified for residential care...