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.