Dedicated care staff offering a real alternative to a care home
Care and support when you need it in the comfort of your own home
As much or as little help as you need to continue living independently
UKHCA is the professional association of home care providers from the independent, voluntary, not-for-profit and statutory sectors.
Care Aware is a non profit making public information, advisory and advocacy service specialising in elderly care funding advice in the UK Their objectives are to improve public understanding and knowledge about the UK care system, to reinforce the rights and choices of the individual and to assist the public on the complex issues associated with elderly care funding advice issues.
The Government´s main website for information on all public services including social care and care of the elderly.
The Social Care and Health pages and over 50´s pages have lots of useful information eg: support and equipment to help you stay in your home, funding advice, support for vulnerable people etc.
Advice on Pensions and Benefits.
The Social Care and Health Tab takes you to lots of useful sections including advice on funding, nursing care, how to request a care assessment and care choices.
They are the independent regulator of health and social care in England. They regulate care provided by the NHS, local authorities, private companies and voluntary organisations. We aim to make sure better care is provided for everyone – in hospitals, care homes and people’s own homes. They also seek to protect the interests of people whose rights are restricted under the Mental Health Act.
Friends of the Elderly is passionate about enhancing the quality of life of older people.
Alzheimer´s Society is a membership organization, which works to improve the quality of life of people affected by dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
charity for elderly people giving help and advice on a range of topic from keeping healthy to claiming the benefits you are entitled to.
Phone: 01483 797950
Fax: 01483 799263