Care Aware is a public information and advisory service specialising in issues relating to funding long term care for older people.

The care system is extremely complex and at Care Aware, we can help you negotiate your way through the care maze by providing the information you need. We can advise on a range of issues including:

  • Paying Care Fees

    • What type of care might be available?

    • Who will pay for it?

    • What choices and rights do I have?

    • How does the care system work?

  • Protecting Assets

    • Will I have to sell my home?

    • Will I still be able to leave an inheritance to my family?

  • Legal Issues

    • Gifting property and assets

    • Lasting Power of Attorney

  • Benefit Entitlement

    • Attendance Allowance

    • NHS Continuing Healthcare

    • NHS Funded Nursing Care

    • Pension Credit

  • Information on Social Services Assessments

Individual enquiries can be answered by email or by calling the

dedicated Helpline on 0300 303 3858.