Meeting the cost of residential and nursing care in old age is a growing issue for many people in the UK. As life expectancy continues to lengthen, more of us can expect to require some form of long-term care. This section contains information to allow you to understand the current situation and help you plan for your future. As with all the information on this website, it's purely intended as guidance - for advice on your specific circumstances you should seek advice.
If you are currently faced with the prospect of finding care for yourself, a relative or a friend you are probably feeling emotionally drained right now. The process of finding suitable care and sorting through the legislation, can be extremely hard. Add to this the often confusing financial situation and it is not surprising to learn that many people feel tired, stressed and worried at a time like this.
Chiltern Consultancy is a professional business that can provide advice to families facing the dilemma of funding for private care fees. We are able to demonstrate a genuine and caring approach at what is one of the most demanding times of family life. Chiltern have put together a comprehensive guide that helps to explain the options and solutions that are available to you and your family. These include how to make the most of your money when funding for care fees is required.
We have a number of experts who are able to advise on this and who are members of the Personal Finance Society, the Chartered Insurance Institute, a Symponia Later Life Care specialist as well as a Certified Mortgage Specialist. Through a holistic approach, we help clients to consider and define their individual planning objectives. We explain the options available and support clients in making informed choices that provide them with confidence in their financial future.
To talk to one of our specialist advisers call us on 01494 451441
Our latest brochure can be downloaded here Later Life Care or check out our Money Matters Guide to Later Life Care