We understand that moving into a care home can be a daunting step, with that in mind we have put together some information that we think
might be useful.
Department of Health
The official website of the Department of Health providing information on latest policies, and development regarding all aspects of health and social care.
Care Quality Commission
The CQC is the health and social care regulator for England. You can use this to find the most recent inspection reports for providers of healthcare.
Age UK has been helping older people across the UK for more than 60 years.
For support, information, advice and local services for those looking after someone with dementia.
Bettercaring is dedicated to helping care professionals and consumers find care homes in the UK.
The website for the long term care sector.
Centre for Policy on Ageing
An independent organisation promoting social policies that allow older people to achieve the full potential of their later years.
Action on Elder Abuse
Action on Elder Abuse aims to prevent the abuse of older people
Guide to Care
Guide to Care is a resource for carers of elderly people.
Help the Aged
Provides practical support to help older people to lead independent lives, especially the frail, isolated and poor.
The Princess Royal Trust for Carers
Provides support for carers at carers' centres around the country.
Offers advice on benefits and services available to carers.