The Number of Elderly People Downsizing their Home in The UK has Dropped.
Why?Often moving out of a home full of memories, comforts, and love to a smaller, unfamiliar home, is not what many older people want to do. A survey has found that 80% of homeowners aged 65 and over are wishing to stay where they are rather than move house. When older people do downsize it is commonly due to limited mobility or to save money. Due to advancing technology in mobility aids and amendments which can be incorporated in ones home, anybody with limited mobility is finding it easier to stay put and maintain freedom in the home. Also, when the money side of downsizing is investigated, it is not much of an incentive. The demand for retirement properties such as cottages and bungalows is strong so a smaller property may not necessarily carry a smaller price tag, especially if it is in a desirable area. Moving from somewhere familiar and comfortable is often not worth the small amount of money you migh...
Accessible World Heritage Sites In The UKAt MultiCare, we are passionate about helping our customers live their lives to the fullest. This is why we are always on hand to offer advice on an array of topics from stairlifts to accessible weekends away. We like to keep up with all the latest industry news so that we can be certain we are offering our customers the best possible service.World Heritage Site has been selected by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as having a cultural, historical, scientific or another form of significance, and is legally protected by international treaties. We are very lucky that the UK has so many protected sites for us to visit, 31 in total. They can make a great day trip and many of us have even planned weekends away to be able to visit some of these wonderful places. These sites are there for everyone to visit from across the world so it would be unfair to let a disability get in the way. Most of the UK...
Technology For The ElderlyIn Britain, we have an ageing population which means, there are more old people than young in the UK. This is because, on average, people are living longer and having fewer children. Counties in the South West of England are some of the oldest in the UK. Therefore, the older generation is a huge market for consumables and they have a lot more influence over technology than you may think.Engineers across the globe are designing products to improve the day to day life of the elderly and the disabled. Many products which are popular acro...
Liverpool has been named one of the UK’s most accessible destinationsWith numerous iconic attractions, it is not surprising that Liverpool is very popular with tourists. According to Euan’s Guide, Liverpool’s attractions are also some of the most accommodating for disabilities and any accessibility needs. If you have not heard of Euan’s Guide, it is a very handy website set up for disabled users to share reviews and advice on places in the UK. The reviews written about a number of Liverpool’s most popular attractions are very positive.
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Over the past few months its been a busy period at our Colne superstore refurbishment work has taken place on both the inside and outside of the building. The major change is the exterior with new cladding and signage. Work has also taken place in the service department with work in the offices taking place on larger offices for our work staff.We are also excited to announce a new range of mobility products in the Colne showroom. The new exciting products feature a folding power chair and a electric folding mobility scooter. There is also new range of recliners for winter 2017 featuring the tilt in space pride recliner. Call in for fantastic offers on all our products from stairlifts to scooters.We are located on North Valley Road Colne BB8 9AG.Read More
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