StoriiCare Product Update #5 – April 2018

StoriiCare Product Update

➡ Care Planning Customisation You can now customise the Care Planning section for each business! You can access your Care Plan template in Business Settings. Create new or remove existing care planning squares within the StoriiCare template – set your own titles and choose relevant images for each section. View a preview of what your customised…

Caring Conversations

Caring Conversations

At StoriiCare we are passionate about offering opportunities to connect people better. From the person receiving care or support, to the nurse and care worker, to the families – everyone has a role to play in supporting a truly person-centred care experience. Sometimes, however, taking those opportunities to connect can be tricky. There are hard…

Relationships in Care – Guest Post

Happy resident in care

Relationship – noun – the way in which two or more people or things are connected, or the state of being connected In care settings there are strict rulings about not forming “inappropriate” relationships with residents or relatives, however, this focus on only the negative side of relationship building should have an equally important flip side…

How To Explain Dementia To A Child

explaining dementia to a child

Having a friend or family member who is living with dementia is difficult, and everyone will have their own way of dealing with those diagnosed with it. Coping with a dementia diagnosis or finding out someone close to you has dementia is distressing – even for the most thick-skinned individuals. Explaining a dementia diagnosis to…

The Importance Of Self-Care: Caring For Yourself Whilst Caring For A Loved One

Becoming a family caregiver can happen suddenly, and in many cases, our responsibilities may increase rapidly.  In either case, your life may become so focused on caregiving that you begin neglecting yourself and your own needs, and this can take a huge toll on you. Studies conducted by Yale University have concluded that 25% of…