Dementia Support

Some people affected by dementia may be eligible for NHS-funded nursing care contribution.  It is important once there is a diagnosis of dementia that friends and loved ones find out what nursing care costs are covered but it is by no means certain that support will be available. There are situations that dementia sufferers may be entitled […]

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Financial Support

Everyone knows that care can cost a great deal of money so it is important that families ensure that they get all of the financial support they deserve. There are a range of benefits, some of which have universal entitlement others which require certain criteria. Websites and organisations such as Citizens Advice, Age UK offer […]

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Consumer rights

Choosing a care home is a very important and often emotional decision. Moving to a different care home if the first one isn’t right for you could be a big upheaval, so you need to be confident that you have all the information you need to choose the right home for you. But what if […]

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Post Brexit Care Pressures

Post-Brexit migration plans would deepen social care pressures, say government advisers Brexit will inevitably have some unintended consequences and one is likely to be a shortage of workers or a further increase in care costs – at a time when funding is not matching demand. Fears of even greater staffing pressure on social care have […]

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Welcome to Encompass Living

Are you confused about care or concerned about the potential cost? Whether you are exploring options or urgently need to arrange care we have the knowledge and years of experience in arranging and managing care services to help you make the right decisions for yourself or your loved ones. Whether it’s choosing a care agency, […]

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