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If a loved one is suddenly taken ill and needs to be admitted to hospital, there will be a lot to think about. It could be a very emotional time for the whole family, and the person you're caring for will need your support more than ever.

Use our Care advice tool to select the information that will best fit your needs. 

Use our Care services directory to find care homes and domiciliary care anywhere in the UK. You can also find support groups for people living with dementia.

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Useful organisations and websites

We have collected in one place the most relevant organisations and charities that could be helpful in dealing with a medical emergency. You will find who they are, contact details and website addresses.
Learn more about Useful organisations and websites