Recognising An Alcohol Addiction

Recognising An Alcohol Addiction

  Most of us enjoy indulging our favourite tipple now and again and doing so can be an enjoyable way to unwind. However, the urge to imbibe can become problematic for some – and it is important to keep an eye on this as we age! After all, alcohol comes in third...
How Much Does Live-in Care Cost?

How Much Does Live-in Care Cost?

The prospect of a loved one in need of care can be a daunting one – not least of all because, notoriously, it can be difficult to piece the potential costs together.  We at Heritage Independent Living understand how vital it is for families and carers to be able to...
Heritage Independent Living Coronavirus Message

Heritage Independent Living Coronavirus Message

“There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow” – Orison Swett Marden  The pandemic has undoubtedly changed us, including the way we think about what is important to us. It is as much a health...
What Is A Live-in Carer?

What Is A Live-in Carer?

For many who require care and support, the idea of residential care or a residential nursing home may be off-putting for a number of reasons. You, or your loved one, may not wish to leave home or might want to retain as much independence as possible. In these...
Benefits of Gardening for the Elderly

Benefits of Gardening for the Elderly

It is safe to say that those who were once an avid gardener are still just that in spirit. It is also a certainty that gardening is something it’s never too late to take up! If you have imagined gardening as an activity that is off the cards for seniors, think...