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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.

Housing options real-life stories

Read real-life experiences about choosing housing options in later life - from sharing with relatives, to sheltered housing and care homes.

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Find more real-life stories related to different stages of caring

Further reading

Choosing a care home

We explain how to shortlist suitable care homes in your chosen area and how to find out as much as possible to ensure ...

Why should you downsize?

We look at the pros and cons of downsizing to a smaller home, or to a different type of home such as sheltered ...