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The Cost of Living in a Care Home

The spiraling costs of living in a care home.

Care home costs are on the rise!

The cost of living in a care home, latest research shows that average care home fees range from £27,000 to £39,000 per annum for a residential care home. With Care costs increasing to £35,000 – £55,000 per year if nursing care is required. Which may increase further as a result of Covid and the restraints on local government.

The table below is a breakdown of average care home cost across the UK in 2018-19:

RegionCost of residential care per weekCost of nursing  care per week
Northern Ireland£539£706

Financially it makes sense to stay in your home for as long as possible. Adapt your home for life can help transform your home with our many services on offer. Starting with an in house assessment from our occupational therapists, allowing our team of experts to understand your requirements and together we can transform your house into a home again. We want you to feel confident in your home for as long as possible. So when the time comes for your home adaptation, we’ll work with you to provide a solution for all your concerns without compromising your safety or style. Ensuring you enjoy greater independence for longer.


Adapt Your Home For Life provide a host of services for you to remain independent and safe within your home…

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Let us know what your problems are around the house and we will provide solutions. We can give you ideas of products that can help, or we can assist in changing the layout of your house and garden so that it becomes useable.

Contact us

Unit 4 Old Co-Op Buildings
Front Street,
Newcastle Upon Tyne,
United Kingdom
NE16 6LX

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