Loneliness can often be something that aged care residents and rescue animals have in common. Both may find themselves in places where they are "abandoned", with limited love and warmth from a family to love them.
But this common bond may be something they could benefit from each other.
The bond that animals and the elderly share is a truly heartwarming one, and something that is cherished in both the resident and the animal.
Freedom Aged Care Tanah Merah residents...
Freedom Aged Care
Freedom Aged Care Communities are not traditional nursing homes, nor can we be compared with any other aged care community, but, as our name implies, unique aged care communities dedicated to delivering unmatched levels of freedom, lifestyle and care.
Ageing is inevitable, but humankind’s perspective on its own mortality is an ever-changing variable.
Aged care provider Freedom Aged Care has shared its results from a quantitative survey conducted to bring insight into how everyday Australians across six different age groups value life and the process of ageing.
When does “old age” start?
The concept of old age proved subjective with results finding no definitive number representing old age. As the surveyed participants ages inclined, so did the perception...