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Choosing a home

We have selected a number of useful web sites, which can help you in choosing the right nursing or residential care home for an individual's needs.



The NHFA provides a useful guide to choosing a home and an online checklist which you can print off and retain.
Read the NHFA Guide...

Age Concern

Concern publishes many useful guides and leaflets online.
View Age Concern's online information...

The Association of Independent Care Advisers

Provides a listing of members who provide advice on choosing care and financing care.
Consult the listings...

Aegis Residential Care Homes

Good explanation of the difference between residential care and nursing homes, and a checklist from one of the providers.


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Find an elderly care advisor

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Featured provider

Featured care advisors

The following organisations provide advice, help and assistance to those seeking care for the elderly in nursing and residential homes in the UK.