Home Care

Home care which is often referred to as domiciliary care, is usually the first steps in someone journey into using the services of professional care provider.

Below are some useful articles to help you to understand the types of support these services provide and some good advice around what to look for and how to fund the support.

If you still have any questions please contact us for further assistance.

  • Understanding Home Care Costs

    Find out the average cost of home care throughout the UK and any funding support you may be entitled to.

  • Why Choose Home Care?

    If you're a home-bird then chances are that the thought of leaving your home when you are unable to care for yourself is heartbreaking. Home Care allows people with a range of healthcare conditions to remain in the comfort of their own home.

  • Common Fears about Home Care

    It is normal to feel nervous about letting someone into the home of an elderly, vulnerable relative. TrustedCare explores common fears about Home Care and how to allay them.

  • FAQs: Home Care

    Read on to find out the questions our friendly team of Care Adviser's most frequently get asked about Home Care and the answers to them!

  • Will I need to sell the family home to pay for care?

    Exploring the different scenarios and circumstances which make it necessary to sell the family home in order to fund ongoing care costs.

  • What's the difference between Dementia & Alzheimer's?

    No, this is not a silly question. Alzheimer's is the most common form of dementia accounting for 62% of all dementia diagnoses.

  • How do I get a dementia diagnosis?

    For some elderly people, going through the process of diagnosing dementia is not necessary. For others, a firm diagnosis is helpful & gives a name to everything they are experiencing.

  • United Kingdom Homecare Association (UKHCA)

    The UKHCA is the professional body for home care providers in the UK. Their role is to represent their members and influence national & regional policy-making.

  • Did you see the Dementia Choir last night?

    Vicky McClure alongside the University College of London, explore the impact of singing and music on the brains of people with dementia.

  • Dementia Friendly Days Out

    Spontaneous trips out may be a thing of the past but there are dementia cafes, English Heritage sites and musuems which are making every effort to be dementia-friendly.

  • Dementia Adventure: Award Winning Holidays

    Dementia Adventure is supporting families with 'dementia-friendly' holidays. Holiday goers only need fund 1/3 of the cost with the rest covered by The People's Postcode Lottery.

  • Age UK's Befriending Services

    By Naomi Cooper

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