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How to Choose a Care Home

How to Choose a Care Home

What should I look for in a care home?

This article from Age Uk Is a great read, read onto find out more.

When you find a care home that seems suitable, you can visit it more than once. Find out as much as you can about a care home to help you to make an informed choice.

Before visiting a home, take these key steps:

  1. Make sure the home provides the level of care you need or could need in the future.
  2. Check if the home currently has any vacancies. If it doesn’t, find out how long the waiting list is.
  3. Read the home’s brochure or website before your visit, and call or email the home to speak to the staff or manager.
  4. Read the most recent inspection report for the home. You can ask the home for it, or look for it on the CQC website

Read the full article here: - How to choose the right care home | Age UK