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Nursing homes

Find out more about nursing homes and how to find one that meets your needs.

Nursing homes provide similar personal care and services to residential care homes. They also have a qualified nurse on duty 24 hours a day.

Some care homes are both residential and nursing homes. You may want to about this type of home if you have a condition that may get worse in the future. This would mean that you don’t need to move. Homes like this also mean that a couple with different needs can live together.

If you or someone you know may need care in a nursing home, we can help. You can get a social care assessment to find out what you need.

Find a nursing home

Moving into a nursing home is a big decision. It is important to do as much research as you can. Make sure you ask questions about the services that are important to you.

Find a nursing home

The UK Care Guide has a short video guide on the five key things to consider when finding a nursing home.