Bonaer Nursing Home

07 April 2021, 12:01

Maximising client dignity Efficient use of Government funding has enabled one nursing home to maximise effectiveness of resources whilst optimising client dignity. Bonaer Nursing Home in Hayle, Cornwall, has a strategic aim to optimise dignity and choice for its clients, and used a Government grant...
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Toilet helps Margaret keep as healthy as possible

07 April 2021, 11:33

A Glasgow pensioner who uses a wheelchair is keeping as healthy and independent as possible, in part due to her toilet. Margaret Shearer, 65, suffers from a rare neurological condition Transverse Myelitis (similar to MS ) that struck her literally overnight with no warning 15 years ago. The initial...
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One man’s solution to dealing with a life-changing accident

07 April 2021, 11:30

If you ask Karl van Gool which fixture in his home he values more than any other, he’d say it was his toilet. “The independence it has given me! I can go to the loo without my wife having to help me. It’s the most wonderful thing we have had put into our home,” he...
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Having the choice on how to deal with good days and bad days…

07 April 2021, 11:26

How would you cope with going from a comfortable standard of living, with a husband, a young child and pregnant to being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, a single mum of two, and “at the mercy of the state”? That’s the situation Jay Denton (48) from Colchester found herself in less than a decade a...
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Lifting support

07 April 2021, 11:19

Daily life has been given a lift for the Lalor family, with kit that is “just the answer” for them all. The equipment is a ceiling track hoist and Palma Vita wash & dry (bidet) toilet, supplied and installed by Britain’s leading helpful hygiene solutions provider Closomat. It is benefitting the...
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