Posts By: Neil Burgess

Help with elderly care

As society gets older, most of us at some stage in our lives, will need to provide care and support to an elderly friend or relative. Quite simply the Government, no matter which political party is in power, will not be able to provide all the care an individual needs in later life. Homecare and… Read more »

Help with child care

Being a parent is tough – rewarding – but tough. And in a family environment www.curahq.com can really help. Let me relate this to my experience. My wife and I have just had our first child. Joshua. We set up a community on www.curahq.com and invited Joshua’s grandparents, aunties and uncles to join. Through our… Read more »

Working carers

Most of us, at some stage, will need to care for an elderly, ill or disabled family member or friend. In fact if you take a look at the statistics one in seven of the UK workforce is fulfilling an unpaid caring role in their spare time. Helping people balance their career with their caring… Read more »

It’s a boy!!

I’d like to welcome to the world the latest addition to the Cura family. Joshua Alexander Michael Burgess. Born on Saturday morning. I’ll post a picture soon, if I can find time between changing those dirty nappies!! Cheers Neil Remember, www.curahq.com allows you to create your own, secure, care website which can be used to… Read more »

Help with child care – we’re going to need it!!

Well, a trip to the hospital today has shown we’re only a few days away from the arrival of our first child – a little boy!!! Although our due date is still eight days away, a few minor complications mean we will shortly be induced. Although everyone keeps telling me to make the most of… Read more »

Using Cura for Elderly Care

This is the first of a series of blog posts to explore the uses of www.curahq.com – and there are many. Let’s look at elderly care first – as developing a tool to help my family share the care needs of my elderly grandparents was the original inspiration behind Cura. If you care for an… Read more »

New site launching soon!

Hi, With only a few weeks to go until we launch the brand new www.curahq.com I’m getting pretty excited. It seems so long ago when I launched the first version of Cura, and its great that so many people have backed us since then to enable us to now launch a new and improved site…. Read more »