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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.

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.
Real-life stories
Richard C's story
Read Richard's story about his mother who had a fall and required support at home. A great local company gave her the support she needed.
Use our calculator to find out how much you'll pay for care in your area and what financial support is available.

Further reading

Installing a stairlift

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

Safety around the home

Use our checklists to review the basic safety aspects of your home – such as lighting, heating, power and furniture.