Financial help and advice
Help to make informed choices about funding your own care, the costs involved in paying for residential care or care services as well as information on benefits and welfare advice for people struggling to afford essentials.
Social care funding advice
Advice for people who pay for thier own care support
Helping you to make informed choices
Paying for care
Paying for residential care
The costs involved and whether you can get any financial help
Try the online assessment to see if you might qualify for financial help.
Having money to arrange services yourself
Giving you more choice and control
Benefits and welfare advice
Information and how to apply for those you are entitled to
Local Welfare Assistance
Practical support and advice for people struggling to afford essentials
Some people might be eligible to receive goods or services zero-rated for VAT. For more information consult Notice 701/7 VAT reliefs for disabled people or contact the HM Revenue and Customs on 0300 123 1073