Self Funding Care
Help self funders understand their self funding care options; understand care funding jargon and help to guide your self funding care actions.
If your local Trust tells you that your parent will need to self fund their care, there are still plenty of care options that they may be entitled to.
The first thing you should do is check to see if there are any state benefits that your Mum or Dad may be entitled to. Millions of pounds of benefits go unclaimed because people do not know that they are entitled to them, so make sure that they are not missing out on anything.
Some benefits that they may qualify for include: Read More
The idea of self funding your own care can be an incredibly daunting one, especially if you are expecting to remain in care for the long-term (rather than for a period of respite). The truth is that care is expensive, and many people worry about how quickly their money is going to bleed out of their assets. As a result, too many resolve to sell their homes to release more funds. However, this is not always necessary. Here are a few options that might be available to help you with your self funding: