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How to Prevent, Recognise, and Address Elderly Abuse of a Loved One

How to Prevent, Recognise, and Address Elderly Abuse of a Loved One

12:00am Mar 15, 2022 | Admin - Acorn Stairlifts New Zealand | Elderly Care

Sadly, elder abuse is a common global issue, with around 1 in 6 people aged 60 and older experiencing some form of abuse in community settings during the past year, according to the WHO. Read on to learn how you can prevent, recognise, and address elder abuse of your elderly loved one, keeping them safe, happy, and healthy during their golden years.

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Why Some Seniors are Unwilling to Accept Help: 5 Tips to Reframe Their Mindsets about Independence

Why Some Seniors are Unwilling to Accept Help: 5 Tips to Reframe Their Mindsets about Independence

12:00am Mar 01, 2022 | Admin - Acorn Stairlifts New Zealand | Elderly Care

Ageing can be difficult to cope with for a number of reasons, whether it’s increasing physical and mental health concerns, feeling lonely or like a burden to others, or your independence and freedom seemingly slipping through your fingers. However, getting the help you need actually increases your independence and provides peace of mind to the loved ones that are concerned about you.

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Random Acts of Kindness Day 2022: Show Your Loved One Kindness with a Stairlift

Random Acts of Kindness Day 2022: Show Your Loved One Kindness with a Stairlift

12:00am Feb 17, 2022 | Admin - Acorn Stairlifts New Zealand | Lifestyle

Although life can often feel like a steep staircase that we are struggling to overcome, it is the love and kindness of humanity that lightens our lives with the hope, strength, and courage that we need to continue climbing. This year, on Random Acts of Kindness Day, you can choose to bring light to someone’s life with a random act of kindness.

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