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Home care
Find out about care at home, adaptations and technology to help you stay independent in your own home for longer.
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 to help you through the emotional and practical steps of losing a loved one, from coping with bereavement to arranging a funeral.

Home adaptations

Our guide explores home adaptations to help you continue to live independently, from fitting ramps, stairlifts and grab rails to bathroom adaptations.
Real-life stories
Neil's story
Read Neil’s story about home adaptations he made for his mother to make her safer.
Lynne's story
Read Lynne’s story about installing a stair lift into her home after a hip and knee replacement.
Cost of care and eligibility in England
Use our simple tool to find out how much care might cost in England and what financial support is available.

Further reading

Safety around the home

Use our checklists as a starting point to think about the basic safety aspects of your home – such as lighting, ...

Technology around the home

There are many simple technological aids available to help make your life easier and safer, and to give you more peace ...

Live-in care

Live-in care enables you to stay in your own home rather than move to a care home. Find out how live-in care works and ...