How can I find the right residential care home for me?

There are numerous care, residential and nursing homes situated in St Helens suitable for older people and older people with dementia, plus there are also care homes for people with learning disabilities, physical disabilities or mental health problems.

For a list of care homes and further information about charges, contracts etc (provided by St Helens Council) click here

Information about charges for residential and nursing care can be found via the St Helens Council website,click here

You can also view further information and contact details about residential homes closest to you by entering your postcode into the CQC wbsite or ringing their information helpline on 0300 061 6161

Age UK have produced a useful factsheet and checklist for older people considering moving into a care home – click here for further details.

First Stop Care Advice is an independent, impartial and free service offering advice and information to older people, their families and carers about housing and care options for later life.

Independent Age can provide free and impartial advice on the issues including care and support, money and benefits, health and mobility. Helpline 0800 319 6789