This accessible and detailed guide includes practical tips, checklists for best practice, descriptions of their experience from a wide range of carers that addresses solutions to common problems, and expert advice on how to deliver compassionate and dignified care to older people. Uniquely, Amanda Waring also provides support and guidance for the carer, how to maintain energy and commitment, how to recognize signs of compassion fatigue and where carers can get help if they need it. The Carer’s Bible is an invaluable, inspiring guide to how to give your loved one the best possible care while addressing the anxieties that all carers suffer.
Amanda Waring is a campaigner for dignity within health and social care. She is the author of The Heart of Care.
quot;A timely reminder of the notion and importance of care in its most fundamental and basic terms, that of dignity, trust and compassion . . . Amanda Waring’s heartfelt enthusiasm . . . is certainly inspiring." -Journal of Community Care
quot;A practical, supportive little book that would be of use to anyone caring for older people . . . its common-sense approach is refreshing." -Nursing Standard
quot;Ways that could transform how we deliver care . . . promote better elder and end-of-life care." -The Lady
quot;The author communicates her care and commitment in simple language . . . She communicates her message with clarity and passion . . . Her book will be helpful and stimulating in any care home." -Caring Times
Older people - Home care - Popular works.|Older people - Care - Popular works.
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