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If you have a specific question or would like to discuss your situation with an expert adviser, please call us on 0345 548 0300. Our team are able to advise you about every aspect of NHS Continuing Healthcare.

If you would prefer to do the research yourself, we’ve put together a free Navigational Toolkit which is designed to answer a number of common questions about NHS Continuing Healthcare and to give you a comprehensive understanding of the current system.

Individual documents in the Toolkit

  • How We Can Help
  • Guide to Continuing Healthcare Assessments
  • Guide to Continuing Healthcare Appeals
  • Continuing Healthcare Legal Background

To download the Navigational Toolkit or to request a copy via post, please enter your details and click ‘Register for your Toolkit’.

NHS Continuing Healthcare National Framework Documents

In addition to our Navigational Toolkit, you may also find it helpful to read the Department of Health’s National Framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare and related toolkits. To save these resources to your computer please click the appropriate links.

National Framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare and NHS-funded Nursing Care November 2012 (Revised)

Decision Support Tool for NHS Continuing Healthcare November 2012 (Revised)

Fast Track Pathway Tool for NHS Continuing Healthcare November 2012 (Revised)

NHS Continuing Healthcare Checklist November 2012 (Revised)

The following trusted organisations also provide a wealth of useful information on matters related to care and NHS Continuing Healthcare.

Age UK – http://www.ageuk.org.uk/

Alzheimer’s Society – http://www.alzheimers.org.uk/

FirstStop Advice – http://www.firststopcareadvice.org.uk

The Good Care Group – http://www.thegoodcaregroup.com/

The Good Care Group is the UK’s most awarded home care company whose professional approach to home care enables its clients to live well in their own homes, whilst improving health and wellbeing outcomes. They provide a fully managed home care service throughout England and Scotland, which is inspected and regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and the Scottish Care Inspectorate. They are specialists in caring for people with dementia, Parkinson’s, MS, Stroke rehabilitation and providing end of life care.

Headway – http://www.headway.org.uk

Independant Age – http://www.independentage.org

Marie Curie – https://www.mariecurie.org.uk/

Motor Neurone Disease Association – http://www.mndassociation.org

NHS Choices – http://www.nhs.uk/chq/Pages/2392.aspx?CategoryID=68&SubCategoryID=681

Parkinson’s UK – http://www.parkinsons.org.uk

Society of Later Life Advisers – http://www.societyoflaterlifeadvisers.co.uk

Spinal Injury Association – http://www.spinal.co.uk/

UK Care Guide – http://ukcareguide.co.uk/

UK Care Guide provides information designed to support in all aspects of care.  The website has a wider range of topics such as the pros and cons of Assisted Living or if you are looking at domiciliary care, a calculator to help you work out home care costs.