Care home planning - other resources
Find other useful organisations and resources to support you with care home planning and decisions.
- Care homes: When is the right time and who decides?
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- Care homes: Who chooses and who pays?
- Care homes: Dealing with your emotions
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Care homes: when's the right time and who decides?
Other useful organisations
Provide information and advice for older people in the UK.
Regulates, inspects and reviews all adult social care services in the public, private and voluntary sectors in England.
Inspects and reviews local authority social services and regulates and inspects care settings and agencies across Wales.
A national charity that aims to help older people make informed choices about meeting their housing and care needs.
Independent body responsible for monitoring and inspecting the availability and quality of health and social care services in Northern Ireland.
Advises relatives and close friends of people in care homes on a range of topics, from how to get an assessment to what to do when problems occur in a home.
National information and support charity focusing specifically on young-onset dementia. Includes a dedicated section on the website detailing care homes that support younger people with dementia.
Last reviewed: December 2017
Next review due: December 2010
Reviewed by: Professor Jill Manthorpe, Professor of Social Work, Director of the Social Care Workforce Research Unit, King's College London and David Sinclair, Partner, Acorn Solicitors and Claire Davis, Partner. Howells Solicitors, both Directors, Solicitors for the Elderly
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