UK Care Guide

 

We care because you do

We’re here to help you

The aim of UK Care Guide is to bring together all aspects of care to give you a single resource to help inform you of the key issues as you approach care or are in a care environment.  Throughout the site we have lots of help and information.

Click on the boxes below for more information on:

RESIDENTIAL CARE

HOME CARE

PAYING FOR CARE

CARE PROFESSIONALS DIRECTORY

CARE RELATED JOBS & INFORMATION

BLOGS ON CARE

HEALTHCARE HELP & INFORMATION

GENERAL HELP & INFORMATION

Care Professionals Directory – People who can help you

When you are thinking about or going in to care, it is essential that you seek the help of professionals that can help you in a range of different, but important areas.  Our directories will help identify companies and individuals you can approach.

EQUITY RELEASE

FINANCIAL ADVISORS SPECIALISING IN PAYING FOR CARE

LASTING POWER OF ATTORNEY PROFESSIONALS

NHS CONTINUING HEALTHCARE SPECIALISTS

PRE-PAID FUNERAL PLANS

WILL WRITING PROFESSIONALS

Paying for care

When it comes to paying for care fees, it can often be a surprise as to how much it will cost, whether that be residential or home care.  We have produced a calculator to help you estimate your care costs.  We also have a lot of help and information setting out the key things you should be thinking about.

CALCULATE YOUR HOME CARE COSTS

CALCULATE CARE HOME COSTS

AVOIDING CARE HOME FEES

DIFFERENT WAYS TO PAY FOR CARE

PEOPLE TO TURN TO FOR HELP

CLAIMING BENEFITS YOU ARE ENTITLED TO

Care Related Jobs & Information

You can read about what different roles in care involve, look for vacancies on our job board or submit your CV to us and allow employers to find and contact you directly.

SEARCH LATEST JOBS

FIND A RECRUITMENT AGENCY

WHAT DO DIFFERENT JOBS INVOLVE

Healthcare Help & Information

You can access information on a range of topics related to healthcare issues.

ALZHEIMER'S

CANCER CARE

DISABILITY CARE

DEMENTIA

ELDERLY CARE

YOUNG ADULT CARE


General Help and information

When you or a loved one is looking to move in to a care environment, it can be difficult to know what are the issues you need to think about and address.  Our sections below set out the important topic and also help provide guidance on what you should do next.

Assisted Living

Care Needs & Financial Assessment

Funeral Plans

Lasting Power of Attorney

Live in Care

Making a Will

NHS Continuing Healthcare


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