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Home care
Find out about care at home, adaptations and technology to help you to stay independent in your own home for longer.
Financing care
Learn about funding options for home care, home adaptations and care homes, together with Attendance Allowance, gifting assets and Power of Attorney.
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Consider your options and learn about sheltered housing, retirement villages and care homes.
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Guidance to help you through the emotional and practical steps of losing a loved one, from coping with bereavement to arranging a funeral.
Find care homes, home care agencies and support groups across the UK.

Care services directory

Find care homes, home care agencies and support groups across the UK.

Types of care services explained
Residential care homes

Care homes that provide living accommodation with meals in a dining area and help with personal care, such as washing and dressing.

Nursing homes

Everything that is in a residential care home together with medical care from a qualified nurse who is on site 24 hours a day.

Home care

Carers employed by care agencies give your relative support at home, which is paid for privately or by the local authority.

Support groups

Local groups that provide additional support for people affected by dementia, such as Alzheimer's Society Dementia Advisers.


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Further reading

Choosing a home care agency

If you’re searching for care at home, use our step-by-step guide to help you decide how to get the best help for your ...

Choosing a care home

We explain how to shortlist suitable care homes in your chosen area and how to find out as much as possible to ensure ...