Focus on elderly at Christmas

Gold Coast Sun  |  19 December 2012

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

Heather Hill Pathways managing director Heather Hill, whose provides independent aged-care advice and support, said the Christmas was often the time when families were confronted by the frailty of loved ones and nursing homes typically received a surge in inquiries.