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Grandchild By Chance, Caregiver By Choice

Grandchild By Chance, Caregiver By Choice

“If you’re lucky enough to have grandparents — visit them, cherish them and celebrate them while you can.” When Vijitha’s grandmother passed away, little did she know that it was the beginning of her humble journey of caregiving. She was only 15 then, and today, she...

6 Real-Life Strategies On Caring For A Loved One With Dementia

6 Real-Life Strategies On Caring For A Loved One With Dementia

Dementia is a degenerative condition which results in the loss of cognitive functioning — thinking, remembering, and reasoning — and behavioural abilities. As it progresses, it disrupts a person's everyday routine. Interacting with a loved one who has dementia can at...

6 Real-Life Strategies On Caring For A Loved One With Dementia

6 Real-Life Strategies On Caring For A Loved One With Dementia

Dementia is a degenerative condition which results in the loss of cognitive functioning — thinking, remembering, and reasoning — and behavioural abilities. As it progresses, it disrupts a person's everyday routine. Interacting with a loved one who has dementia can at...

Life After Stroke

Life After Stroke

Stroke can be a debilitating disease for your loved one. As a caregiver, these are the ways to help your loved one recover better from a stroke.

Cancer 101

Cancer 101

Cancer happens when unusual cells in your body grow out of control, and spread to other parts of the body.

Grandchild By Chance, Caregiver By Choice

Grandchild By Chance, Caregiver By Choice

“If you’re lucky enough to have grandparents — visit them, cherish them and celebrate them while you can.” When Vijitha’s grandmother passed away, little did she know that it was the beginning of her humble journey of caregiving. She was only 15 then, and today, she...

Jasmine Jay: Stay-Home-Mum to Part-Time Caregiver

Jasmine Jay: Stay-Home-Mum to Part-Time Caregiver

Enrolled Nurse Jasmine Jay started out by caring for children before entering elderly care. While her goal is to take an advanced diploma in paediatrics in the near future, Jasmine started toying with the idea of becoming a part-time caregiver, as she was looking for...

Sharen Caur: Finding Meaning through Part-Time Nursing

Sharen Caur: Finding Meaning through Part-Time Nursing

While many overlook the fact that the way care is provided is just as important as the care itself, Sharen gets it. After four years of being a nurse and while currently waiting to take her Diploma in Nursing, Sharen took up part-time nursing with Homage.  We chat...

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