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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.

Reassessing care needs

If the person you are caring for receives care at home or lives in sheltered housing or a residential home, learn what to do if their needs change.
Real-life stories
Sian's story
When Sian’s granny was 104, her care needs changed. Read Sian’s story about getting her granny assessed and moved into a suitable care home.
Use our directory to find local care homes, home care agencies and carer support services across the UK.

Further reading

Carer’s assessment

If you care for someone, you can arrange a carer’s assessment to find out if you’re eligible for support.

Carer’s Allowance

If you care for someone for more than 35 hours a week, find out if you could apply for Carer’s Allowance.