Elderly Care Support & Advice

Whether you're facing a crisis and wondering where to start with supporting or caring for elderly relatives, or you're struggling to cope, Age Space can help. We aim to make life easier by helping you to make the best decisions on all aspects of elderly care:

Age Space signposts you to the best available information and advice from making care decisions to how to fund care, from the legal decisions to identifying some of the health issues you might deal with. We regularly update information and add new guidance;

Our Forum is the place to ask the questions you don't know the answers for or just to say the un-sayable; register today and join our "Bad Daughters Club" - you'll find you're not alone (whether you're a son or daughter!).

Our blogs section is full of personal stories and professional expertise covering every day subjects from stopping driving to caring from a distance;

Getting old is so different for everyone. Our aim is to make growing old as graceful and positive as possible by giving you the information and support to best help your parents or relatives. Join us today and tell us what help you need.

Stages of Care

This section covers all the different stages of care and support you might need to consider. It has helpful checklists as well as advice and experience.

Finance & Legal

Financing elderly care is potentially a minefield. Along with legal stuff, this section aims to give you all the information you need to ensure your parents get the care they need at a price they can afford; and that their wishes are always respected.

Daily Life

So much about caring for an elderly parent is new and difficult. In this section we cover a wide range of subjects, from avoiding family conflict to stopping driving.


Good health comes in many forms - from diet to exercise and activities. For both the person being cared for and the one doing the caring.

Free Dementia Guide

To support Dementia Awareness Week we've created a FREE downloadable guide to help you with any queries you may regarding Dementia to help take some of the fear out of Dementia for you.

Free Elderly Care Guide

Here at Age Space we have created a concise guide to try and answer those questions we all start to ask ourselves as our parents or relatives are getting older. Download our FREE guide here.

David Baddiel Interview

David Baddiel has had a lot to say recently about dementia both on stage and TV. But he is keen to stress he is a comedian and not a campaigner – albeit one who is happy to give voice to the issues that families living with the disease face.

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