aims to make caring for elder relatives easier

By , October 22, 2013 12:13 pm
Facebook Twitter Email has been set up by Alex Ingram and Deborah Stone, both of them lost their fathers some years ago and have a single parent living. They know first-hand how important it is to try to ensure that our parents are happy, contented and as healthy as possible.

Sometimes, they help them with little everyday tasks, such as sorting out car insurance, or banking. On other occasions, the problems they have had to deal with have been more serious, such as falls at home and getting the right care for recuperation. They were finding it very difficult to find all the information we needed and it often took a long time to locate the right advice.

So they developed the concept of, a website aimed at helping you to help them, whether it is your elderly parent, older friend or relative. Packed full of information, it is a proactive site, which helps you find the answers to all the questions you might have. provides easily accessible information, advice and sign-posting to help to those caring for elderly parents or relatives by providing all the information they need in one place.

The site is a comprehensive guide to all of the areas people might want information about when caring for the elderly:

• Keeping the elderly active and healthy: advice on food and nutrition, exercise, alternative therapies and beauty
• Keeping the elderly busy: advice on activities, hobbies and how technology can help through using computers and tablet
• Financial advice : care budgets, pensions, allowances, assessments and local authority funding
• Legal advice: wills, living wills, trusts, power of attorney, disability and probate
• Care options: accommodation options, care at home, assessments
• Age-related medical issues: overview of conditions and advice on where to get help
• How to cope: dealing with bereavement, family and siblings and funerals
• Shop: contains all the essentials for assisting the elderly
• Forum: chance to share worries and advice with others
• Directory: helpful professionals working with the elderly works with health professionals, lawyers, accountants and charities to ensure the best information is always available and the site is constantly updated. also offers a one–stop shop for a whole variety of products designed to help the elderly and has some great gift ideas.
SHARE,’s forum, gives you the opportunity to ask questions and get advice from others in a similar situation.

By registering on the website, you will receive a regular newsletter on all aspects of elderly care to make sure that you are always up to date with the latest government initiatives, reports and they also feature daily news relating to elderly care issues in the UK. is:
• An affiliate member of the Society of Later Life Advisors (SOLLA)
• A member of Age Action Alliance

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