Organising Care and Support
- Location: Age UK Wiltshire
- Price: Free
Please note, this service is not available outside Age UK Wiltshire - Head Office's catchment area.
If you'd like to arrange some care at home or have a question about social care, we can talk you through the system and where to get started so that you can access the right support for you.
> We can provide information and advice around accessing, arranging and paying for care and support, including community residential and social care.
> We can explain the choices you have around local authority assessments, care packages and care home placements, as well as give advice on local authority charging rules and eligibility criteria.
> We can provide support with understanding and challenging decisions about social services and health services.
How we deliver the service
> Telephone advice
> Email advice
> Face to face appointments
> Information guides and factsheets
Guide to Later Life
Our Guide to Later Life is full of useful information around planning for your future care needs, choosing care services and funding care. You can access the guide by clicking on the link below.
For more information about how we can help you with questions about accessing, arranging and paying for care and support, please click on the link below.