Essays Tagged: "Carer"

Community Care of the Elderly in Northern Ireland and Great Britain

ups that could be included. Community care also provides a service aimed at providing relief to the carer and/or service user by giving them a break from the caring task, this is known as respite care ... this is known as respite care. Respite care may take place in the persons own home with an approved carer, in the home of an approved carer, in a day center or residential home and may be for very sho ...

(9 pages) 265 3 3.8 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

A brief comparison between the provisions Britian and france provide for under 5's.

for charged services. The legislation favours care for young children at home or with a family day carer thus encouraging mothers to stay out of the labour market. The Law on Educational Orientation ... 0% of under three's were in some form of publicly funded service.' (Lindon, 2000, p. 91) Family day carers (assistantes maternelles) help families with the care of their young children. Although they ...

(6 pages) 39 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Propose modifications to the social environment to facilitate the satisfaction of the elderly's needs.

have a disability and can't leave their home and so find it hard to socialise. Meals on Wheels or a carer would help them to access resources such as food and medical treatment but would also provide ...

(3 pages) 103 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Describe the roles of parents and carers

d females in parenting and caring are constantly changing. Stereotypically, females are seen as the carer and males are seen as the provider. Societal changes such as equal pay for equal work, work en ... and children were taught to fear their fathers. Both parents are now seen equally, as providers and carers for their families. Both should determine the child's education, set appropriate societal lim ...

(6 pages) 157 1 2.1 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

What makes a good Pastoral Carer?

e truth of the matter in many circumstances. So therefore the question; "what makes a good Pastoral Carer?" is obviously a serious one. What are the qualities that enable them to succeed when less qua ... attempt to outline the attributes that demonstrate the characteristics of a more competent Pastoral Carer. In my portrait of the Pastoral Minister I hope to determine the issues that are the most rela ...

(3 pages) 29 1 0.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Analyse and assess the contribution of feminist research to our understanding of society. (40 Marks) January 2003

orms and values were passed on in different parts of society. The role of women was seen as mother, carer and seen as not having a particularly obvious, important, influential part in society. Marx al ...

(4 pages) 58 0 2.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Basic Principles of Interpersonal Communication

e following areas:- The communication process- Why communication is such an important aspect of the carer's role- Being an active listener- No-verbal communicationThe communication process at a basic ... ding of the message, that the receiver receives the message as the sender intended it.Therefore the carer must be aware at all times that when communicating to clients or other staff that the communic ...

(3 pages) 182 0 4.3 Aug/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

"Goodnight Mr Tom" by Michelle Magorian - Character study of William's mother and the effect her character has had upon her son.

nce of the cruel treatment he received from his mother is when she sends the belt for Willie’s carer to beat him with. This led us to understand that all the injuries Willie had, had been caused ...

(2 pages) 6 0 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Describe the principles and stages of all aspects of children's growth and development from 1-8 years. Including physical aspects of growth and development from head to toe.

yearsDuring this time, children learn more social skills. They are able to play with their primary carers and are comfortable with other familiar adults. They start to explore their environment but n ... amiliar adults. They start to explore their environment but need the reassurance that their primary carer is nearby. Children often start to notice other children and become able to play alongside the ...

(10 pages) 79 0 4.3 Jun/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Multi-Agency Working in Nursin

ient has a diagnosis of paranoid schizophrenia which is controlled with xenobiotics and is the main carer for Mrs Client who has a diagnosis of chronic schizophrenia also controlled by xenobiotics th ... ent of a keyworker from one of the agencies or professions involved, to reach agreement between the carers involved and the client, and then to implement, monitor and set regular review dates, (COWART ...

(11 pages) 183 1 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Brookstone Hospice

ations. These segmentations include; (1) the patients, (2) the patients significant others, (3) the carers (employees), (4) the management, (5) society, (6) Kathy Bennett, (7) shareholders. However wi ... zation there are six main stakeholders as we can remove Kathy Bennet who is represented with in the carer?s segmentation for analysis purposes.The mission and purpose of the organization, as specified ...

(11 pages) 20 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Reflective essay about the issue of cervical screening testing in people who have a learning disability

tion to a cervical screening appointment; this was immediately dismissed by both the client and the carer. It then occurred to me, how many other people with a learning disability are dismissing these ... llaboration of the two would be a good way forward. I am therefore aiming my information leaflet at carers, (but also for people with a mild learning disability) as a way of promoting discussion betwe ...

(8 pages) 58 0 4.0 May/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Wildlife and Rehabilitation - Pre Release Plan and Assesment of Lesser Horseshoe Bats and Fennec foxes

be done by pre- digging the burrows and setting them with concrete, this ensures that the animal's carer knows where the burrows are and knows where they can be found in an emergency). Any flora whic ...

(7 pages) 11 0 4.5 May/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology