Council Run Care Homes Information and Advice
At Continuing Healthcare Direct, we understand how difficult and emotional the experience can be, when considering a move into a residential care home or a nursing home for you or a loved one. We want to do our best to ensure that you and your relatives receive good quality care that meets your individual needs so that you are happy and comfortable. Call us today on 0800 049 2062 for further information and advice.
There are different types of council run care homes around the UK, there are council run care homes offering personal care, care homes designed to care for those who have specific care requirements, for example individuals who have dementia, and there are council run care homes that are dual-registered, catering for residents with both personal and nursing care needs. It’s important you take your time when choosing a care home that is right for you and one that is best suited to your individual care needs.
Council run care homes can be expensive and figuring out a way to cover these costs can be a stressful time for many individuals, completing a care assessment could help you gain access to funding that you, like so many others, are entitled to. Complete our FREE online assessment to find out if you are eligible.
Funding Available to Help Cover the Costs of Council Run Care Homes
Determining the right form of care for you is important and finding the money to be able to provide the correct care can be challenging. If you are eligible for NHS Continuing Healthcare funding, you could save a significant amount of money on council run care home fees and other expenses.
You could be one of thousands of people entitled to receive funding that will cover the costs of your healthcare needs in full. Continuing Healthcare is a fully funded package of care provided and arranged by the NHS for individuals with assessed primary healthcare needs. If you are a UK resident, aged 18 years or over and have assessed primary health needs, you should be eligible, so contact us today on 0800 049 2062 and speak with one of our advisors.
With the costs of council run care homes dependent on the level of support an individual may need, it is important that you get an accurate assessment in order to be able to provide the right type of care for you. To find out if you or a loved one are eligible, call us on 0800 049 2062 and speak to one of our funding experts to start your assessment today alternatively, complete our FREE online assessment and we will contact you.