If you need to go to hospital, it's important there's a plan in place for what happens when you're discharged. We explore what older people need to know about leaving hospital if they have further care needs.
Because We All Care, a new campaign from the Care Quality Commission and Healthwatch England, calls on people to provide feedback on their experiences of health and social care.
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.
Social distancing measures can leave older people feeling lonely. Here’s how to avoid feeling isolated during the coronavirus crisis.
Video GP appointments may be here to stay after the pandemic. Here’s how to get the most out of one and what to do if you don’t feel comfortable speaking to your doctor this way.
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.
Many carers are having to put in extra hours of unpaid support while spending more on food and household bills during the pandemic.
Slips and trips can happen in the bathroom and lead to serious injury. But accidents can be prevented with home adaptations and aids.