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Choosing & funding care

We are here to help you find the care that’s right for you.

We know that finding and choosing the right care home, whether for yourself or a loved one, can be daunting. We can help with sources of support and information to help you through this stressful time.

Today there’s more choice than ever before in the number and type of care homes available, but how do you know what to look for? We can guide you through the process of choosing a care home, explaining the different types of residential care home that exist and helping you to find the one that suits the nature and level of support you or your loved one needs.

Your funding options

What happens when you find the right care home? The majority of our customers share a single concern: what’s the best way to fund it? We know that this is such an important issue that we’ve dedicated an entire section of our site to helping you understand your funding options.

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Our news

Work starts on £6.5m Ware care home

Work starts on £6.5m Ware care home

April 28 2016

Care UK and specialist construction partner, Lawrence Baker, have celebrated the start of work on a new £6.5m care home in Ware which is expected to create up 80 jobs.

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Lord-Lieutenant of Suffolk marks opening of Care UK’s tenth and final care home

Lord-Lieutenant of Suffolk marks opening of Care UK’s tenth and final care home

April 28 2016

The Lord-Lieutenant of Suffolk, Lady Clare Euston, has joined residents and Care UK colleagues in Bury St Edmunds as they celebrate the official opening of Glastonbury Court, the tenth and final care home to be opened by Care UK in Suffolk.

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Mayor helps Winchcombe Place care home celebrate suite launch

Mayor helps Winchcombe Place care home celebrate suite launch

April 27 2016

The Mayor of Newbury, Howard Bairstow, was given the honour of cutting the ribbon and officially opening the new Bucklebury nursing suite at Winchcombe Place care home in Newbury.

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Health news

Drop in dementia numbers gives hope the disease is preventable

Drop in dementia numbers gives hope the disease is preventable

April 27 2016

News that the number of dementia cases has dropped by one-fifth since the 1990s has been universally welcomed. But what do the latest statistics tell us about a condition that’s estimated to affect 850,000 people nationally?

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