WALK #amileintheirshoes FOR MEN's MENTAL HEALTH This weekend, Saturday 10th October 2020 is World Mental Health Day. Check out The ME Project for more information on how Cura-Care and The ME Project are raising awareness for Mental Health.
Self CareWhat is Self Care? WHO’s working definition of self-care is :“The ability of individuals, families and communities to promote health, prevent disease, maintain health, and cope with illness and disability with or without the support of a health-care provider”. Here at Cura-Care, we believe Self care is about taking time for you! Understanding what actions you need to do to fulfil your basic needs. Our team, support our clients by taking time to do a range of activities ensuring they are taking time for them.There are lot of activities you can do to take time for yourself and unwind such as reading a book, going for a walk, listening to music, drawing, painting, taking time for a cup of tea or even watching your favourite film.Watch Jackie and Teresa explain more
Diabetes & Healthy Eating What is Diabetes & Healthy Eating Diabetes is a condition that causes a person's blood sugar level to become too high. There are two types of Diabetes: Type 1: where the body's immune system attacks and destroys the cells that produce insulin Type 2: where the body does not produce enough insulin, or the body's cells do not react to insulin Facts and Figures Type 2 diabetes is far more common than type 1. In the UK, around 90% of all adults with diabetes have type 2. NHS - diabetes information Here at Cura-Care We ensure we listen and support our clients and their families when on our initial visits and throughout the time we are providing care to follow any requirements while we are supporting care. Watch Jackie and Teresa explain more
Celebrate Roald Dahl Story Day with us at Cura-Care on Sunday 13th September 2020.For many people, Roald Dahl was a huge part of their childhood, and the stories in which Roald Dahl wrote have, as we know, been made into famous movies such as: Matilda, The BFG, James and the Giant Peach & Charlie and The Chocolate Factory.We asked our staff what they're favourite Roald Dahl Story is and why...Kerry: "Got to be BFG" "Because he steals dreams and bottles them up"Stacie: "My Fave is Matilda.. no matter what that girl faced, she got through it"Casey: "Mine has definitely got to be James and the Giant Peach, he dreams of going to the Big Apple and he made it! I dreamed of going to new york for the whole of my childhood and i finally went!" Cura-Care Staff's families enjoying a Roald Dahl Story Cura-Care Staff's families enjoying a Roald Dahl Story