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Care homes and benefits - Care homes: Further information

When you or a member of your family go to live in a care home, the benefits you get may change. What will happen to your benefits depends on the type of benefit you get and whether you are going into or out of a care home. Living in a care home can also affect the benefits your partner or carer gets and any benefits you get for your children.

Care homes: Further information

Age UK: Care Homes information

Independent Age: Provides information to older people and their families, including care options and paying for care.

Paying for Care: website that provides information and advice on paying for care in the home and in residential settings.

Social Care Institute for Excellence: Provides information on good care and support for people living in England


Date of publication: 14 May 2015

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