Finance and Legal Affairs

Financial support or assistance with your personal finances

If you or a relative require long term care, you may wish to get your financial affairs in order. We can direct you to reputable Financial Advisors who we know and trust to provide you with the best advice and support. This could be in relation to matters relating to Property, Trusts, Savings, Pensions, etc

If you require assistance with your legal affairs such as Wills, Power of Attorney etc, we can direct you to solicitors in your area who can manage these issues for you.

Care Fees

We can discuss your options in terms of funding your care fees. You may be eligible for Continuing Healthcare or Funded Nursing Care. We can help with applications for both and subsequent reviews or disputes. 


We can discuss your options in terms of funding your care fees. You may be eligible for Continuing Healthcare or Funded Nursing Care.


We can help with applications for both and subsequent reviews or disputes. Please visit our Continuing Healthcare section for more information.

Court Of Protection

When facing the need for Long Term Care, It is important to plan financially for your future, specifically if you have a diagnosis of Dementia or other condition which could have an impact on your mental capacity to make decisions regarding your finance and welfare.With this in mind one of the services we offer is assistance with Lasting Power of Attorney applications. 


If you are caring for someone who has lost the capacity to make these decisions, we can assist with Court of Protection applications so that someone can be appointed to manage their financial affairs on their behalf.

Benefits

There are a number of benefits that you could be considered for either as a patient or a carer.

Personal Independence Payment (PIP) is a benefit for disabled people to assist with care costs or mobility. It is tax-free and not means tested.

Attendance Allowance is between £55 and £82 per week if you have a physical or mental health disability over the age of 65. The decision about the rate of this payment is based on your needs and we can assist with your application or enquiries.

Carers Allowance may be available if you are looking after someone, we can look into whether you qualify for this and assist with your application.