• Encouraging self-confidence in the elderly

    Encouraging self-confidence in the elderly

    The term ‘reablement’ is often used as a synonym for rehabilitation. While both include some element of restoring physical function, reablement is broader in context and shorter in duration. It is about an individual learning or relearning the day-to-day skills needed to encourage self-confidence and support independence.

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  • Empowering people with early dementia through choice

    Empowering people with early dementia through choice

    At RDNS SA (part of the Silver Chain Group) our Active Minds and Wellbeing Program focuses on preserving cognitive functioning in clients with early-stage dementia, enabling them to stay at home for longer.

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  • The difference between HCPs and CHSP

    The difference between HCPs and CHSP

    If you’re looking into aged care options, you’ve likely heard of Home Care Packages. They’re a great option for government-subsidised aged care, but it’s not the only one.

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  • Keeping chronic conditions front of mind

    Keeping chronic conditions front of mind

    Geoff has been a guitar maker for 30 years and was diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in 1994. He says using telehealth helps him to be mindful of his condition.

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