‘Tis the season to be calling nursing homes

Media Release  |  11 December 2012

‘Tis the season to be jolly but it’s also the season to be calling the local nursing home for the families of elderly parents struggling to cope at home.

Heather Hill Pathways Managing Director, Heather Hill, whose organisation provides independent aged care advice and support, said the Christmas visit was often the time when families were confronted by the frailty of loved ones and nursing homes typically received a surge in enquiries in the post-Christmas period.