News & Blogs Read live-in care blogs for the latest news and helpful information to support the care of a loved one Book a FreeAssessment Now Call For A Friendly Chat On: 01865 391187 About MumbysAutoimmune diseasesAwards and AccreditationsBrain Injury and DisordersCancer CareDeaf & BlindnessDementia HubElderly adviceElderly CareEnd of Life CareHealth, Nutrition and WellbeingLive-in CareLive-in Care Costs and FundingLive-in Care for CouplesLive-in CarersLocal and Seasonal ActivitiesLoneliness and Companionship CareMental Health CareMSParkinson'sPost-Operative CareRespite CareStaff and RecruitmentThe Smile FileUncategorizedHow do I go about paying for care at home?Elderly advice, Live-in Care Costs and FundingIf you are thinking about or are already receiving care at home, you may not have looked into what help…The benefits of live-in care for elderly parentsLive-in Care, Live-in Care for CouplesFebruary is the month of love. 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Learn why embracing…Inspiring Recognition for Mumby’s COO at Oxfordshire Care Awards 2023About Mumbys, Awards and Accreditations, Staff and RecruitmentMumby’s Live-in Care Chief Operating Officer, Nancy Walters, and her team were thrilled for her to be shortlisted for The…Understanding Gynaecological CancerCancer CareThe month of September shines a spotlight on an important health concern that affects women around the world – gynaecological…Understanding risk factors for dementia and tips to reduce your riskDementia HubWith the prevalence of dementia expected to nearly triple by 2050, the urgency to address its risk factors and promote…The Smile File – An Efficient Dementia ToolDementia Hub, The Smile FileDiscover the Smile File, a powerful tool designed by Trevor Mumby, that harnesses the concept of "Free Association" to rekindle…Live-in care vs other care optionsLive-in CareAs the demand for long-term care continues to rise, individuals and families are faced with critical decisions when it comes…Good Care Month: acknowledging the work carers do every dayLive-in CarersGood Care Month aims to shine a light on these caregivers’ exceptional work and highlight their profound impact on the…6 great picnic places for the elderly in and around OxfordshireLive-in Care, Local and Seasonal ActivitiesWhen you choose live-in care for your loved one, a key benefit is that they can enjoy days out whenever they choose…Hampshire Live in Care and Activities.Live-in Care, Local and Seasonal ActivitiesLive-in Care in Hampshire Here at Mumby’s, we pride ourselves on providing the finest quality home care available. We believe…How nature benefits mental healthMental Health CareMental Health Awareness Week’s theme is Nature The 10-16th May 2021 is Mental Health Awareness Week, and the theme is nature.…Companionship: A Piece of Cake!Loneliness and Companionship CareThose in the health and social care profession, either working as a live-in or domiciliary carer, may have one of…What does live in companionship care offer?Loneliness and Companionship CareLive in companionship care is a long-term care solution for older adults who want to be supported to remain living in…What is Parkinson’s disease, and how can I care for someone with the condition?Parkinson'sWhat is Parkinson’s disease? Parkinson’s disease is a progressive neurological condition. This means that it causes problems in the brain…Tips for Parkinson’s CareParkinson'sTips to help you with Parkinson’s care for your loved one If you are caring for someone living with Parkinson’s…Nutrition for Parkinson’s – how a healthy diet can helpParkinson'sMuch research has been conducted linking an unhealthy diet to a range of diseases. However, there have also been studies…Advanced Parkinson’s Prognosis and CareParkinson'sApril is Parkinson’s Awareness Month, and from the 10th to the 16th of April, Parkinson’s Awareness Week is observed worldwide.…Living with MSMSHow to make life better for people with MS MS can be tough to deal with, especially when you are newly…Load MoreEnd of Content.