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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.

Organising financial affairs

We look at the why, when and how of managing someone else’s finances, from taking Power of Attorney to other ways to help a loved one in later life.
Real-life stories
Sophie's story
Read Sophie’s story as she helped her mother manage her finances and arranged lasting Power of Attorney.
Nigel's story
Read Nigel’s story about setting up Lasting Power of Attorney in advance and how it made taking care of his mother’s finances much more simple.
Care homes and support at home near you
Use our directory to find local care homes, home care agencies and carer support services across the UK.

Further reading

Benefits for older people

Read about the benefits available in later life: Attendance Allowance, PIP, Winter Fuel Payment and more.

Legal transfer of property

You can give your home to your children, even while you’re still living in it. But be aware of the complex rules.