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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.

Mobility aids

In this guide, we look at the most common and useful mobility and disability aids; from walking sticks and frames to wheelchairs and mobility scooters.
Real-life stories
Tina's story
Read Tina’s story about adapting part of her home for her mother-in-law who suffered a stroke.
Neil's story
Read Neil’s story about home adaptations he made for his mother to make her safer.
Use our calculator to find out how much you'll pay for care in your area and what financial support is available.

Further reading

Grab rails

If you’re having difficulty at home because of poor balance or decreased mobility, consider installing grab rails.

Keeping the brain active

Cognitive exercise can help us maintain our mental health as we age. Learn about the benefits and how it can help ...

Personal alarms

Read about how personal alarms can help older people feel safer at home and remain independent for longer.