Flashcards in LO4: Understand specific care needs and services accessed throughout the life stages Deck (15)
Name the 6 life stages
What age range is infancy?
What age range is childhood?
What age range is adolescence?
What age range is early adulthood?
What age range is middle adulthood?
What age range is late adulthood ?
What are the care needs at infancy?
Food, clothing, shelter
Love and safety
Activity and sleep
Stimulation to learn and develop
Protection from injury and illness
What are the care needs at childhood?
Nutrition and a balanced diet
Opportunities to play and learn
Opportunities to develop social skills
What are the care needs at adolescence?
Skincare and personal hygiene
Dealing with exam stress
Drug and alcohol awareness
What are the care needs at early adulthood?
Dietary intolerances develop
What are the care needs at middle adulthood?
Bereavement and relationship breakdown
Development of long-term illness
What are the care needs at late adulthood?
Chronic health problems
Loss of mobility
What are the health care services available to people throughout the life stages?
Maternity services (midwife)
Children's care (health visitors)
General health care (GPs0
Medical care (Hospital)
Mental health care services (counselling)
Dental, eyesight and hearing services (dentist)