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PayingForCare - Information and advice for self funders

About Us:

PayingForCare is a not-for-profit information service helping people that are responsible for paying for their own care costs. If you are a self funder or will be self funding, our team of telephone advisers will guide you and your family through each step of the care journey, wherever you are starting from. We do this by providing you with a personal service. If financial advice is required we can put you in touch with specialist, accredited care fees advisers. You can contact Paying For Care by freephone on 0808 208 9994



When you or a family member needs care, planning what to do can be very stressful. You will be faced with many decisions and may be unsure who to talk to. PayingForCare provides impartial information and advice on all aspects of long term care and specifically how to pay for it.



PayingForCare is a free service that helps you navigate through the complexities of:

* How the care system works

* The funding options available to help meet the costs

* The options open to you if you run out of money

* State benefits and entitlements

* Important arrangements such as Lasting Power of Attorney

* Finding a specialist care fees adviser

Who to contact

Contact Name
PayingForCare Telephone Adviser
0808 208 9994

Where to go


Address for postal enquries to PayingForCare only

Other Details


Age Ranges
65 years old +
Other notes

Free information and advice telephone service for people responsible for paying for their own care costs.

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