What challenges do individuals face when giving and receiving care within families?
My understanding of the word care is to, protect and be concerned about the well being of another person or an object.
In the English dictionary it states that the word care means, the provision of
A carer is somebody who looks after a friend, relative or neighbour who needs support because of their sickness, age or disability (Direct Gov) although this is a very ‘loose’ definition giving that some carers do a lot more than others and their personal circumstances vary so it is sometimes di
Care services available to long- term health conditions and the importance that these services take into account individuals sensitivities and circumstances.
When one becomes ill they start on a journey through many professional settings, for the first part of this essay i will be exploring this
There are many long term health conditions but, for the purpose of this essay, I shall be using diabetes as my example with Anwar as my case study.
Diabetes, both type one and type two, is caused by the pancreas failing to produce enough natural insulin or any insulin at all and t
Throughout this essay I will share the reasons I have found for there being difficulties and also rewards of being a carer for a family member. ‘A carer is someone of any age who provides unpaid support to care for family or friends who could not manage without this help. This could be...
TMA 01 Part A
What might be some of the difficulties and rewards of being a carer for a family member?
A carer is not someone who is employed by a disabled person or to be a proffessional in a care home. According to Directgov, 2006, a carer is someone who looks after a friend, family...
‘The care and support that we provide for people should enable them to make the most of their lives’ (DH, 2006, p.13). How successful are health and/or social care services in achieving this aim?
Health care, as defined in the Oxford Dictionary is “the organised provision of...
AN INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE k101
A carer is someone who provides support to a family member or a friend who cannot manage to look after themselves without help. Someone who is ill, old, disabled or as other Health issues. This person if looking...