Bedford Care Information
IMPORTANT - HAVE YOU CONTACTED YOUR LOCAL AUTHORITY YET?
If you believe you have care and support needs you should contact your local authority.
It has a responsibility to keep its residents safe and to support their general well-being.
We recommend you contact your local authority's social service department ASAP and request a needs assessment.
Bedford Borough Council
Tel 01234 276094 / 276168
Paying for Care
Other sources of help & advice
Age UK Bedfordshire
78 - 82 Bromham Road
Age UK Bedfordshire is a local charity based in Bedford and operating throughout the whole
of Bedfordshire and Luton for the benefit of all older people in the County.
Tel 01234 360 510
LOOKING FOR A CARE HOME OR OTHER CARE SERVICES?
If you are looking to arrange care in your own home or looking to move into a care home then
click the link below to find the services you need in your area.
NHS CONTINUING HEALTHCARE & NHS FUNDED NURSING CARE
If you have health-based needs, as well as your social care needs, you may be entitled
to some assistance with meeting the cost of your care in a care home,
or at home, from your local NHS. Click below to read more.
SPECIALIST CARE FEES ADVICE
If you are paying for care it would be wise to investigate the options you have to fund it, the help that may be available and the consequences of running out of money. Click below to read more.
When you are in need of care it is important to make sure your legal affairs are in order. This could be making sure
your will is up to date or allowing someone you trust to make decisions about your finances, health and welfare when you can no longer do so yourself. To read more about this and find the best places to find help click below.
OTHER HELP AND ADVICE
AGE UK | INDEPENDENT AGE | ALZHEIMER'S SOCIETY | STATE BENEFITS | FUNERAL PLANS
Paying for Care | Bedford | Central Bedfordshire | Beds | Luton
Long Term Care | Care Advice | Care Fees Advice | Care Fees Planning | Funding Care | Care Homes | Home Care | Care Fees Specialists
Financial Advisers | Care Fees Adviser | Immediate Care Plans | Care Costs | Immediate Care Annuities | Help | Advice | Guidance
Ampthill, Bedford, Biggleswade, Cranfield, Dunstable, Flitwick, Houghton Regis, Leighton Buzzard, Lower Stondon, Luton, Sandy