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.
With most older people confined to their homes during the coronavirus outbreak, we explore some simple ways for keeping active indoors.
In the coronavirus crisis, it's never been more important to have a plan in place for the type of treatment and care we receive at the end of life.
The new emergency Coronavirus Bill proposes to ease the burden on frontline NHS and care staff. Here's what's changing for social care.
Everyone in the UK must stay at home to help fight the coronavirus spread. But what do these emergency measures mean for family carers?
The majority of people want to stay independent for as long as possible, but accidents can happen in the home. We explore the simple steps that could keep you safer in later life.
Which? reveals huge regional disparities in who gets NHS continuing healthcare funding and explains how to apply.
Last year, 23,200 more people died in winter compared with summer. Find out how to keep warm in cold weather and protect your health.