Author Archives: Unique Homecare Services

How Self-Awareness Can Make You a Better Caregiver

In our previous post ‘Mindfulness and Its Role in Healing’, we talked about the importance of mindfulness when it comes to providing care. For instance, we’ve noted how mindfulness can be such an effective tool in helping caregivers and clients combat difficult situations. Aside from mindfulness, there’s another equally important tool that can be very instrumental […]

Why You Shouldn’t Feel Guilty About Getting Care for your Loved Ones

Unfortunately, it’s incredibly common nowadays for people to feel guilty about getting help with care for their loved ones, or even to feel so bad about it that they never actually commit to it. Whilst this is understandable, it’s important to recognize that by not implementing a home care system when it’s necessary, you are […]

Mindfulness and Its Role in Healing

Here at Unique home care, we believe that mindfulness is an important part of providing care. We encourage all of our practitioners to include mindfulness in their daily routines. This is an important tenet of providing quality care. Here are the reasons we think mindfulness is important for caregivers and patients. What is Mindfulness Mindfulness […]

What to Expect in the Reablement Process

Reablement is growing in popularity in the UK. This trend is the result of changing healthcare policies and the changing understanding of what postoperative treatments are most effective in the long term. While reenactment treatment (also called home from the hospital care) is growing in popularity, it can still feel like a mystery for those […]

The Benefits of Respite Care

Taking care of a loved one with dementia, Alzheimer’s, or similar neurodegenerative disease is a full-time job. The time commitment is only the start of what makes providing care difficult to balance with other commitments. Assisting an ailing relation is also emotionally and physically taxing. Respite care is a safe and reliable option for anyone […]

Defying Dementia Gala dinner event

Glamour was the order of the night at a special gala dinner in aid of Defying Dementia hosted by Unique Homecare Services . Some 150 people attended the black tie event at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool to raise money and awareness of the research taking place at Lancaster University into Alzheimers and neurodegenerative brain […]