Home & care

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Key topics

  • Housing choices

    Start here for information about the different options and where to find out more.
  • Care homes

    Are you considering or looking for a care home? Get started with our advice pages.
  • Are you a carer?

    Advice and support for carers, including what to do when your caring role changes.
  • Home safety and security

    How to stay safe in your home, and advice on avoiding scams.
  • Care in Crisis

    Care in Crisis is Age UK's campaign for better care. Find out what we've achieved so far.
  • Help at home

    Information about how to find help at home and paying for care and support.

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Dr Naim Dangoor

We are grateful for the generous support of Dr Naim Dangoor CBE and the Exilarch's Foundation.

News and campaigns

  • Redesigning care?

    Commission concludes that a new settlement is needed for health and social care.
  • 300k struggling alone

    Care system changes to leave 300,000 older and disabled people struggling alone.
  • Hospital food standards

    Mandatory food standards will be written into the NHS contract for the first time.
  • Unsuitable housing

    Unsuitable housing leaves thousands of older people with hospital discharge delays