Our new Your Life, Your Way website provides advice on:â€¨
Stay active and healthy - learn how to keep active, eat well and look after yourself.
Remain in your own home - find out how to stay safe in your home and how to adapt it to suit your needs.
Equipment - find out what aids could you could use to help you to be more independent.
Lifeline and response service - our personal alarm service that gives you and your family peace of mind.
Going into hospital - get tips on how to prepare.
Shared lives - learn about living with a shared lives carer.
Adult care and support - what help is available and what you may need to pay towards your care.
Accessing care and support - learn about needs assessments, care and support plans, financial assessments and personal budgets.
Self-funding - find out about funding long-term care yourself, arranging care as a self-funder, deferred payment agreements and care home 'top ups'.
Moving to adult social care - learn what happens when your support changes from children's services to adult services
Getting help while in prison - how to access support while in prison and when you leave
End of life care - plan for the end of your life, including where you will live, how you are cared for, creating a will and power of attorney.
Adult carers - learn how to access support and look after yourself.
Younger carers - help and guidance to support you while you carry out this important role.
Shared lives carers - find out how you can help change the life of an adult with a care need and how to apply.
Local groups and activities - Search for opportunities to socialise, keep fit and improve your wellbeing.
Local community and care services - Find sheltered, supported and extra care housing, care homes and day opportunities in the East Riding.