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Home care
Find out about care at home, adaptations and technology to help you 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.
Housing options
Consider your options and learn about sheltered housing, retirement villages and care homes.
End of life
Guidance to help you through the emotional and practical steps of losing a loved one, from coping with bereavement to arranging a funeral.

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 Continuing Care for his mother and not hearing back from his local council, Pete decided to complain.
Cost of care and eligibility in England
Use our simple tool to find out how much care might cost in England and what financial support is available.

Further reading

Paying for a care home

We explain options for paying for a care home, from local authority support to paying yourself, known as self-funding, ...

Planning respite care

We explain the importance of planning ahead, how to access local authority respite care and things to consider when ...

Care homes in the UK

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