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I am full time carer for my husband but time is coming when

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I am full time carer for my husband but time is coming when he will have to go into a home he is 89 and I am 81 . we will be able to fund until our savings have gone. how do I stand regarding our property. I have power of attorney. we do have a little separate savings we have a carer in the morning to wash and dress him which we pay for.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 10 months ago.

Thank you for your question

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You will not have to sell the property to fund your husbands care so long as you are living there.

You can read more here

http://www.ageuk.org.uk/home-and-care/care-homes/paying-for-permanent-residential-care/

I hope that this is of assistance - please ask if you need further details