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7 Signs It is Time to Install a Stairlift

7 Signs It is Time to Install a Stairlift

12:00am Jan 11, 2022 | Admin - Acorn Stairlifts New Zealand | Health

From the steep steps progressing to your patio, to the slippery stairs sliding into the swimming pool, staircases are just a daily part of life that you may not pay much attention to. However, when you find yourself become increasingly aware of the stairs, adjusting your daily life and activities around their existence, or avoiding them altogether, you know it is time for a change.

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Falling Fatalities: Save a Life with a Stairlift

Falling Fatalities: Save a Life with a Stairlift

12:00am Jan 06, 2022 | Admin - Acorn Stairlifts New Zealand | Health

The truth is we often do not think about stairs going about our daily lives, but from the steep steps cascading down the path to the park, to the creaking, uneven steps guarding the entrance to our bedrooms, the stairs are always there, ready to strike. However, there is a simple solution that might just save a life and help you conquer your fear of falling—a stair lift.

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The Top Concerns of Getting a Stairlift Addressed

The Top Concerns of Getting a Stairlift Addressed

12:00am Jan 04, 2022 | Admin - Acorn Stairlifts New Zealand | Health

There comes a point in your life where you know it is time for a change. Whether you are considering getting a stairlift because you find yourself frequently worried about the safety of a loved one or because your staircase has suddenly become an obstacle in your home, sometimes it is hard to know where to start. Sit back and allow Acorn to put your mind at rest. Here are your biggest concerns about purchasing a stairlift addressed.

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Ways to Help Loved Ones with Dementia Enjoy the Holidays

Ways to Help Loved Ones with Dementia Enjoy the Holidays

12:00am Dec 23, 2021 | Admin - Acorn Stairlifts New Zealand | Health

Whether it is the aroma of freshly baked biscuits, the sight of an illuminated Christmas tree, or the melodies of our favourite Christmas songs, the familiar senses of the holidays often spark treasured memories and feelings of nostalgia. However, for the 55 million people worldwide that suffer from dementia, Christmas can often be a time of confusion, sadness, and anxiety.

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The Gift that Keeps on Giving - Gift Your Loved Ones a Stairlift

The Gift that Keeps on Giving - Gift Your Loved Ones a Stairlift

12:00am Dec 13, 2021 | Admin - Acorn Stairlifts New Zealand | Elderly Care

Envision your loved one in agonizing pain, strenuously dragging themselves up their winding staircase step by step, bearing the weight of their weakening bodies on their trembling hands and bruised, purple knees. As shocking and upsetting as this situation may sound, sadly, this is the reality for many aging seniors with mobility issues that are hesitant to invest in themselves but don’t want to leave the comfort and familiarity of their beloved homes.

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Decorate Your Home with a New Stairlift This Season

Decorate Your Home with a New Stairlift This Season

12:00am Dec 09, 2021 | Admin - Acorn Stairlifts New Zealand | Lifestyle

Building messy gingerbread houses that crumble to pieces and licking off the sticky, white icing glued to your fingers. Deciding whether to decorate your bare tree with colored lights, white lights, popcorn, or garland. Singing your favorite Christmas carols at the top of your lungs. Gathering around the fireplace to watch your favorite Christmas movies. No matter what your family holiday traditions are, everyone deserves to be able to participate and enjoy the merry magic that comes during that special time of the year.

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