Social care and support guide
Practical tips if you care for someone
Includes giving pills correctly and safely, organising medicines and reviewing their use.
Includes financial, legal and practical considerations, and alternative options.
Includes meals, feeding, healthy eating, eating and drinking aids, swallowing difficulties and "meals on wheels".
Includes washing, bathing, laundry and general hygiene, maintaining dignity and continence services.
Includes language disorders, mutism, deafblindness, sign language and sources of help.
Includes common injuries and how to avoid them, and help or equipment to lift or move someone.
Includes safety tips for carers, professional help and specific issues like sexual behaviour.