Another Year Older…

Another Year Older

  A short poem about aging and contemplating…  By Eve Jones, Art Psychotherapist  “The yellow wooley rug, A forgotten mug on the side, The intervals of the birds cheeping Grow...


The Shape of Empathy and Compassion in Care.


  In this life we share many similarities and common experiences which unite us all. Sometimes expectations and the speed with which we are living warps the way that we relate to one another.  Wh...


World Mental Health Day


 World Mental Health Day. We are all different, facing different challenges day by day, living different lives. This can be overwhelming sometimes and we can struggle to be with our emotions w...


Elderly – Helpful technology around the home

Smoke Detector for the elderly

At Violet Care we think that by making modern technology more accessible to elderly people, we can significantly improve their quality of life. The Future Foundation’s Report, ‘Care Beyond...


Dementia – Did someone say dementia tax?

United Against Dementia Logo

The majority of people with dementia will benefit from receiving social care. This is because condition can make it significantly more difficult for them to carry out everyday tasks as usual. Social c...


7 Top tips on how to integrate your carer effectively

Carer & Service User

Many of our customers tell us that they want to know how to integrate their carer affecting a positive working relationship. Here are our 7 top tips on how to integrate your carer into your home: &nbs...