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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.

Medical problems & managing medication

Advice on how to cope with medical problems and medicines management, with information on first aid kits, prescriptions, hearing problems and more.
Real-life stories
Glynis's story
Read Glynis’s story about caring her for mother in later life after she had a stroke, and how support from a carer made all the difference.
Graham’s story
Read Graham’s story about his mum living with dementia and how they managed to get the best care to suit her needs.
Use our calculator to find out how much you'll pay for care in your area and what financial support is available.

Further reading

Taking exercise

Find out more about how to stay active and healthy in older age, with advice on doing gentle home exercise.


Telehealth devices support people with health conditions, such as chronic asthma, hypertension and diabetes.