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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.

NHS funding for care

Even though eligibility criteria is strict, NHS funding is free and without any kind of financial assessment, so it’s worth exploring these options.
Real-life stories
Andrew's story
Read Andrew’s story about finding the perfect care home for his mother and how he learnt about the different funding options.
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.

Paying for home care

We explain the options for paying for care at home, from local authority support to paying for it yourself.

Attendance Allowance

Read about Attendance Allowance and the payment rates, plus tips on applying and completing the form.