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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.

Home adaptations

Our guide explores home adaptations to help you continue to live independently, from fitting ramps, stairlifts and grab rails to bathroom adaptations.
Real-life stories
Neil's story
Read Neil’s story about home adaptations he made for his mother to make her safer.
Lynne's story
Read Lynne’s story about installing a stair lift into her home after a hip and knee replacement.
Use our calculator to find out how much you'll pay for care in your area and what financial support is available.

Further reading

Live-in care

Live-in care helps you to stay in your own home rather than move to a care home. Find out if it could be right for you.

Safety around the home

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

Home security

How to improve general home security, including getting the best from key safes, doorbells, locks and lighting.