Carers and Caring: The One-Stop Guide (Trade Paperback)


A reassuring, expert-informed handbook for ordinary people caring for loved ones

SKU: 9781800810006


'The vital guide to old-age care NO family can afford to ignore' Mail on Sunday

'Designed to lead carers through the emotional minefield of attempting to look after family and loved ones, primarily at home but also in care homes' The Sunday Times Scotland

Whether due to old age, illness or disability, more and more of us are becoming carers to loved ones. Carers and Caring is a complete handbook for anyone in a caring role, guiding you through the everyday administrative and emotional challenges of supporting a loved one.

Dementia specialist Professor June Andrews offers accessible advice on:

– Managing your time, finances and family dynamics
– Accessing resources from the NHS and social care services
– Daily care such as physical assistance and meal preparation
– Considering the transition from at-home to nursing home care.

Practical, comprehensive and compassionate, Carers and Caring will be both a resource and a comfort as you navigate your role as a carer, supporting you as you support your loved one.