Care home residents who receive free care on the NHS were wrongly charged over £300 per week by Care UK. The residents at Care UK’s ‘premium’ care homes were told...
One alternative to a care home in later life is having professional carers look after you in your own house. But many people are not aware of the hidden costs.
Domiciliary care can help older people who are finding it difficult to look after themselves. But navigating the home care market is far from easy, finds Which? survey.
Exploring later life care options can feel overwhelming at first, but with a little bit of advance planning, you can feel more secure and informed.
Care homes have been badly hit by the coronavirus crisis. Other forms of care may carry less risk of infection, but they all have pros and cons. We take a look at the options.
The average cost of a care home in the UK increased to £33,852 a year in 2018-19. This was the largest annual hike in 10 years.
People who don't agree with the council's decision about their care are likely to be faced with a long-winded complaints process.
We've found that those with the most complex medical needs still contend with a postcode lottery in having their care costs outside of hospital funded by the NHS.