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Financing care
Learn about funding options for home care, home adaptations and care homes, together with Attendance Allowance, gifting assets and Power of Attorney.
Housing options
Consider your options and learn about sheltered housing, retirement villages and care homes.
End of life
Guidance on the practical and emotional aspects at the end of life, from planning end of life care to arranging a funeral and coping with bereavement.

Making a complaint

Everyone has a right to expect certain standards of care – find out how to spot unsatisfactory care and the process of raising your concerns.
Real-life stories
Colin's story
Read Colin's story where he complained about an NHS assessment that said his father’s care wouldn’t be funded.
Pete's story
After applying for NHS Continuing Healthcare for his mother and not hearing back from his local council, Pete decided to complain.
Use our calculator to find out how much you'll pay for care in your area and what financial support is available.

Further reading

Paying for a care home

Explore the options for paying for a care home: local authority funding, paying for yourself or NHS support.

Planning respite care

The importance of planning ahead, how to access local authority respite care and choosing respite care.

Care homes in the UK

Learn about care home providers, registered care homes and specialist support in care homes.