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3 Benefits of Occupational Therapy for the Elderly

3 Benefits of Occupational Therapy for the Elderly

One of the many health professionals available to the elderly through home care package providers, an occupational therapist bases their practice on the link between health and human activity. Primarily, they exist to maintain, restore, and enable social activities...

Oral Health in the Elderly

Oral Health in the Elderly

This particular blog article is exactly that and should be treated as such. If you are suffering from any oral health issues we would encourage you to visit your local dentist for a professional opinion.  Oral health is a fairly good indicator of overall health &...

TTHA Community Notice – March 19th, 2021

TTHA Community Notice – March 19th, 2021

As the Australian Government begins to implement the recommendations of ‘The Final Report of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety,’ you will start to see changes in how your Home Care Package is provided. There have already been some changes from...

How a Home Care Package Works

How a Home Care Package Works

The older you get, you might find that you need that little bit of extra support to continue living independently at home. For example, perhaps you are finding everyday tasks such as housework and going to the shops are becoming difficult to do on your own. One option...

Five Healthy Eating Tips For The Elderly

Five Healthy Eating Tips For The Elderly

Please note that the information featured in this blog is to be treated as exactly that and not professional nutritional advice. For everything else, please consult your local nutritionist. As we become older, it’s common for our appetite to decrease, as well as our...

TTHA Community Notice – February 16th, 2021

TTHA Community Notice – February 16th, 2021

It is more important than ever that COVID-19 vaccines are deployed across the broader community with Melbourne presently experiencing the leakage of the UK strain of COVID-19 from the Holiday Inn quarantine hotel. We are told this strain is quicker and easier to...

Ten Phone Apps for the Elderly

Ten Phone Apps for the Elderly

There are so many fantastic apps available for Android and Apple smartphones to keep the elderly connected.  Literally, there are millions of mobile apps available that are both free and paid including social media, music, recipes, movies, shopping, games and much...

Arthritis in the Elderly

Arthritis in the Elderly

Please note that the information featured in this blog is to be treated as exactly that and not medical advice. For everything else, please consult your doctor or local GP. Arthritis in the elderly is painful, uncomfortable, and can be debilitating.  It comes with a...

How To Stay Active In Your 60s and 70s

How To Stay Active In Your 60s and 70s

How you approach physical activity in your sixties and seventies can certainly increase your quality of life in the future. In a perfect world, you want to remain mobile as much as possible, independent, and active for as long as you can allowing you to do all the...

Three Benefits of Independent Living

Three Benefits of Independent Living

When you transition to any new stage of your life, it will always come with its own unique set of circumstances and a list of tasks and considerations associated with that transition. A transition into using home help through a home care service provider takes careful...