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There are many reasons why you might be considering where to live as you get older. Health and mobility difficulties, changes to your household size, and a wish to be closer to family and friends, or to shops and services, are a few examples. This guide helps you to consider your options. It looks at:

  • Is your home right for you?
  • Deciding your priorities
  • Staying where you are
  • Moving, and the different housing options available
  • Getting help with the move

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The advice in this guide applies to England only. A lot of it will still be relevant to you but we have a few suggestions if you are looking for advice that is specific to other parts of the UK.

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