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Self-help area: Personal Care

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  • I have difficulty reaching to wash and dry my feet or back
    I have difficulty reaching to wash and dry my feet or back
  • I have difficulty cutting my toe nails
    I have difficulty cutting my toe nails
  • I would like a reminder to take my pills at the correct time
    I would like a reminder to take my pills at the correct time
  • I have difficulty putting on or taking off my shoes or slippers
    I have difficulty putting on or taking off my shoes or slippers
  • I have difficulty putting on jackets, cardigans, shirts etc.
    I have difficulty putting on jackets, cardigans, shirts etc.
  • I have difficulty brushing and combing my hair
    I have difficulty brushing and combing my hair
  • I have difficulty putting on my socks or tights
    I have difficulty putting on my socks or tights
  • I have difficulty doing up or undoing buttons, hooks or zips on clothes
    I have difficulty doing up or undoing buttons, hooks or zips on clothes
  • I have difficulty cutting my finger nails
    I have difficulty cutting my finger nails
  • I have difficulty finding footwear to fit me
    I have difficulty finding footwear to fit me
  • I am having difficulty taking my medication, e.g. remembering to take it, when to take it, taking the correct dose etc.
    I am having difficulty taking my medication, e.g. remembering to take it, when to take it, taking the correct dose etc.
  • When at home I need a simple way to contact my family/carers in case of emergencies
    When at home I need a simple way to contact my family/carers in case of emergencies
  • I want to find information and support for those with particular conditions e.g. Parkinson's Disease, Arthritis etc
    I want to find information and support for those with particular conditions e.g. Parkinson's Disease, Arthritis etc
  • I find it difficult to remove hard skin from my feet
    I find it difficult to remove hard skin from my feet
  • I would like some help as my feet are often sore
    I would like some help as my feet are often sore