Guide to elderly care in Dorset

Guide to elderly care in Dorset

Coronavirus: Keeping your Elderly Relatives safe in Dorset

The coronavirus pandemic is unprecedented. Age Space understand how stressful taking care of an elderly relative is during this time.

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Where to start in Dorset

Supporting or caring for someone can be very hard, particularly when you're new to it. Here, you'll find information to point you in the right direction in Dorset.

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Living independently

Living well and independently at home is what we all want. There's lots of useful information in this section on local services and resources, as well as fun things to do in Dorset.

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Funding later life and care, whether at home or in a care home can be complicated and unpredictable. Here's useful information and advice on a range of topics.

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Legal Matters

Legal matters can seem very daunting. We've compiled information on all the really important issues you might need to think about.

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Care at Home

IF you're looking for more care at home, this is the section for you. Our care at home partner Prama provides a wealth of advice and information on all aspects of ensuring your parents can live at home as independently as possible.

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Care Homes

Moving to a care home is a big decision, so we've tried to give you as much information and help as possible here.



There are lots of excellent services across Dorset for people living with Dementia. We guide you through them here.

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A good death

Death may be one of the few certainties in life, but we're not very well prepared for it. Our guide should help.

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