“You’re at their mercy”: Older peoples’ experiences of moving from home to a care home: A grounded theory study

Abstract                     Background: Internationally, it is recognised that the transition to a care home environment can be an emotional and stressful occasion for older people and their families. There is a paucity of research that takes into consideration the initial phase of the relocation process, incorporatingContinue reading ““You’re at their mercy”: Older peoples’ experiences of moving from home to a care home: A grounded theory study”

A Care Home Placement: Disappointment or Opportunity?

March 4, 2019 ~ mhnabertay Derek Baron, Director of Care at Erskine Care Homes… Having a placement in a Care home is such a disappointment, what on earth are you going to learn taking old people to the toilet and helping them to eat? Have you heard this said? Have you thought it when youContinue reading “A Care Home Placement: Disappointment or Opportunity?”