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Home care
Find out about care at home, adaptations and technology to help you to 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.

Falls

In later life, a fall is an increasingly common occurrence, all too often resulting in a visit to hospital. We explain how to identify common causes and how to deal with them.

Further reading

Stairlifts and stair safety

Find advice on stairlifts, wheelchair lifts, hand rails and walking sticks, with guidance on avoiding common hazards on ...

Safety around the home

Use our checklists as a starting point to think about the basic safety aspects of your home – such as lighting, ...