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Housing choices

  • Care homes

    Are you considering or looking for a care home? We've got information and advice to help you make an informed decision.
  • Sheltered housing

    One housing option to consider is sheltered housing, also known as retirement housing. Find out about the different types of retirement housing.
  • Choice of accommodation

    When you need help from the local authority to find a care home, you also have the right to choose the home you go to - with certain restrictions.
  • About your options

    Basic information about the different options available and how to find out more about the sort of housing that interests you.

Call the Age Scotland helpline

0800 4 708090 0800 4 708090


Care home checklist

Choosing a care home is an important decision. Use our checklist to help you make an informed choice.