Resources & Links
Information and assistance
Age UK provides information and advice for the elderly about benefits, care and age discrimination.
A charity that provides support for carers and sufferers of all kinds of dementia diseases.
A place to ask questions about care, find a care home in the local area or talk to someone in the community.
Relatives & Residents Association
An association that provides a consumer voice to promote the wellbeing and represent the interests of older people in residential care settings.
A charity that gives advice and information to older people, their relatives and carers across the UK.
A non-profit making public information and advisory service specialising in elderly care funding advice in the UK.
Care Quality Commission
An organisation that regulates, inspects and reviews all adult social care services in the public, private and voluntary sectors in England.
English Community Care Association
The largest representative body for community care in England.
Department of Health
The government department responsible for public health issues.
Working with Carebase
Dementia Care Matters
A leading organisation committed to improving the quality of life for those suffering from Dementia
Dementia Services Development Centre is a registered charity based at the university, which seeks to improve the understanding of dementia and the standard of care for dementia patients
Healthcall Optical specialise in home eye care services, including advice on enhancing vision and avoiding falls. Experienced mobile opticians perform a full range of optical services in our care homes, and can offer free eye sight tests for our residents as well as those caring for a loved one at home.