thank you everyone for your comments....some really good ideas there and I shall follow them up. However, pharmacy deliveries can't be left because of the risk of drugs getting into the wrong hands, and I'm not sure if large boxes of specialist dressings could be left cos of the value, so still not ...
My FiL has had a keysafe fitted to the outside of the house, as he is dependent on his zimmer and also doesn't always hear the bell (turns his hearing aid off :whistle: ). I'm happy about the District nurses and his carers knowing the code for it, but should deliverymen bringing wound dressings for ...
Hi Jess - following your thread and keeping fingers crossed that you and your husband will have a successful return home. I'm a carer at a distance, so don't know exactly what help you could ask for......but I would suggest that you ask for as much help as you can get, on the basis that if you reall...
I'm overseas so I don't know what support systems English hospitals have now, so I'm not much help I'm afraid. Just wanted you to know there's someone out there reading your post and you're not alone in the early hours.....I'm sure there'll be others coming on to support you to, it seems like that s...
Oh Jess.....I've just read your post and I am so sorry this is happening to you and your husband. I nearly lost my daughter a few years ago and can still remember the feeling of utter disbelief, terror and numbness when the surgeon warned me of her chances. Fortunately she did survive, and I very mu...