Supportive care for people who need it

Tips for  Dementia Friendly Christmas

Tips for Dementia Friendly Christmas

It’s hard to imagine but Christmas is just around the corner and celebrating Christmas with family and friends can be one of life’s greatest joys. For a person living with dementia and their carer, it can be an overwhelming experience – sometimes resulting in tension...
Pet Ownership

Pet Ownership

There are over 29 million pets in Australia, and we have one of the highest pet ownership rates in the world. According to the RSPCA in 2020 approximately 61% of households in Australia own pets, with dogs being the most common (40%), followed by cats (27%). So...
Top tips for summer for older people staying cool

Top tips for summer for older people staying cool

With summer almost here in Western Australia and temperatures rising, here are 5 top tips for minimising heat stress for older people. 1. Stay indoors 2. Drink plenty of fluids – preferably water, 3. Keep as cool as possible by using air conditioning or fans if...
Perth Care + Companion Company and Covid-19

Perth Care + Companion Company and Covid-19

Perth Care + Companion Company is providing the following information to our clients, their families and friends regarding our approach to supporting our clients and staff during the Covid-19 outbreak and other influenza outbreaks. Steps we are taking Ensuring our...
Nutrition as we age

Nutrition as we age

Our relationship with food is complicated at best, but it is one that is key to understanding both our emotions and mental states as well as providing fuel and the nutrients we need to restore or maintain our body. When we think about ageing, one of the biggest things...