Below is a list of useful links about care homes, growing old and any concerns you may have.


Bettercaring is dedicated to helping care professionals and consumers find care homes in the UK providing a searchable database of all registered care homes in the UK.


Counsel and Care

Advice and help for older people – Providing advice by phone, letter and email on care homes community care housing with care accessible publications. Easy to understand fact sheets.

dwp_main_logo_newDepartment for Work and Pensions

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is responsible for the Government’s welfare reform agenda. Its aim is to promote opportunity and independence for all. It delivers support and advice through a modern network of services to people of working age, employers, pensioners, families and children and disabled people.


Age Concern

Age Concern supports all people over 50 in the UK, ensuring that they get the most from life. We provide essential services such as day care and information. We campaign on issues like age discrimination and pensions, and work to influence public opinion and government policy about older people.


The National Care Association

The NCHA website is intended for members, care professionals and members of the public, to provide easy access to information about the independent care sector and issues that affect us.


The Care Quality Commission

CQC’s primary function is to promote improvements in social care. And we will do this by putting the people who use social care services firmly at the centre of our work. We will be guided by what they tell us and we will act in their interests.


Help the Aged

Help the Aged is an international charity fighting to free older people from poverty, isolation and neglect. Their advice services provide reliable information for older people and their carers on issues like housing, health and finance.

Trained Professionals

Our team of carers are trained to the highest standards.

Rest assured people are given care of the highest quality with flightcare Limited.

Our team are trained in the following areas:

    • Dementia awareness
    • Mental Capacity in Elderly Persons
    • Responding to Emergencies
    • Residents Rights and POVA
    • Safe Moving and Handling
    • Fire Safety
    • Infection Control
    • Health and Safety at Work
    • Food handling and Hygiene
    • Palliative Care