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Care homes - independent information and guidance

DescriptionIf you're looking for independent information and guidance about care homes, NHS Choices and Age UK are good places to start. You can find general information on their websites about many matters, including:

- Types of care homes
- Choosing a care home
- Fees and paying for your care home
- Temporary stays in a care home
- Care home standards and how to complain
- Your pets and personal belongings and more

Visit the care homes pages on the NHS Choices website.

Visit the Age UK website.

Telephone numberAge UK advice line: 0800 169 6565

Record last updated: 10 June 2014