Residential care

  • A woman with MS and a residential nurse share a joke

If you’re considering moving into residential care, it’s normal to have concerns. 

Although some people want to stay in their own home, others find they want the security provided by residential care.

If you want to talk to someone about it you can

Searching for a suitable home can be time-consuming, as you’ll want to make sure you choose the right place, with the right care for you.

A man affected by MS uses the MS Society website to search for residential care

You'll want to find out as much information as possible about the home you're moving to.

>> Read about finding a care home

Care homes can be expensive, and most people will be expected to pay at least part of the costs.

A man with MS signs a form

The rules about payment are complex, but it's worth considering various issues.

>> Read more about paying for residential care

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