Finance and paying for care
There is usually a cost for support and services to help with living at home, or with care when it is needed. Below you will find information about how you will be charged for care arranged by the Council, ways to pay for your care and support services.
You may find it useful to get advice from an independent financial adviser or an independent organisation. We've included some information to help you find impartial advice.
In some circumstances different rules may apply as charging for residential and nursing home care can be complex so please treat this information as a guide.
Paying your care fees online
Telecare and community alarm payment, day care fees, home care fees and residential fee charges.Pay your care fees online
Disabled Facilities Grant
Find out about Disabled Facilities Grant including eligibility and what it can be used for.Disabled Facilities Grant
Find out about Direct Payments including eligibility and what they can and can't be used for.Direct Payments
Find local and national debt and money advice and information about paid for money advice.Money advice
Managing someone's affairs
Information and advice about the different ways you can manage someone's affairs.Managing someone's affairs
We want your feedback on our website
We are constantly working to improve the information on our 'support and care for adults' web pages.
Please take a couple of minutes to let us know about your experience using these web pages.
Website feedback survey
Please note: This survey is anonymous, so please do not provide any personal information such as your name and address.