USEFUL LINKS

Here at The Priory Care Home, Chippenham, we understand the need to get information on elderly care. Whether you are worried about finances or you need other support, we have compiled a helpful list of links to assist you. Perhaps you are looking for respite care  or assisted living, a care home, support with Alzheimers, then you will find the links below extremely useful. We are not affiliated with these entities, but they are registered charities so will be able to answer questions should you have them. 

Age Concern and Help the Aged have joined forces to become Age UK – so that we can be here for everyone in later life.
www.ageuk.org.uk

The Alzheimer’s Society – The UK’s leading care and research charity for people with dementia, their families and carers
www.alzheimers.org.uk

CareAware is a non profit making public information, advisory and advocacy service specialising in elderly care funding advice in the UK
www.careaware.co.uk

Welcome to the Internet’s unique guide to care and the rights of older people.
www.caredirections.co.uk

Independent Age provide an information and advice service for older people, their families and carers, focusing on social care, welfare benefits and befriending services.
www.independentage.org

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) registers, inspects and reports on adult care service, and councils who arrange these services, in England.
www.cqc.org.uk

Department of Health – Providing health and social care policy, guidance and publications.
www.dh.gov.uk

The charity for people with diabetes.
www.diabetes.org.uk

HousingCare.org – A site for older people, their families, carers and advisors, and all those who work with and for them.
www.housingcare.org

NHS Choices is a service that aims to put you at the centre of your healthcare.
www.nhs.uk