Holidays with someone with dementia

Holidays with someone with dementia

As a follow-up to my recent blog about my mum and her dementia, I thought I would also share with you the wonderful experience she had recently when the care home took her and six other residents to Llandudno for a holiday.  Some of the residents have dementia like...
Probate: The Changes

Probate: The Changes

The Government has announced changes to probate fees which means that some estates will pay up to £6,000 more. What is probate? Obtaining probate is one of the first steps in the process of distributing someone’s estate. As Executor, it provides a legal document that...
Financial habits and how to cultivate more joy!

Financial habits and how to cultivate more joy!

January is great time of year for fresh starts. Lifestyle Guru and ‘organising consultant’, Marie Kondo has everybody talking about decluttering your home and only keeping things that ‘spark joy’ in your life. Inspired by her books and shows, many people follow the...
Staying Safe with Magenta

Staying Safe with Magenta

This month, we’ll be looking at ways you can stay financially safe. If you, or someone close, is experiencing cognitive disturbance or requires some extra support, our handy infographic contains key advice on how to stay financially secure. We’ve created it as a...
Introducing, Diana!

Introducing, Diana!

It’s a New Year and we have a brand new member of staff joining the Magenta team. A warm welcome to Diana. Join us as we find out more about her and her love for all things Hammer Horror! What is your role? Trainee Paraplanner What do you enjoy about working in...