Useful Links

NHS documents & resources

You may find it helpful to read the Department of Health’s National Framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare and see the various paperwork used during the assessment process.

National Framework for CHC and FNC (July 2022, revised July 2023)

NHS CHC Checklist Tool (July 2022): Word Document | PDF

NHS CHC Decision Support Tool (July 2022): Word Document | PDF

NHS CHC Fast Track Tool (July 2022): Word Document | PDF

NHS CHC Public Information Leaflet (July 2022)

Click here to find your local ICB


Other organisations

The following organisations provide a wealth of useful information on matters related to care and NHS Continuing Healthcare.

Age UK |

Alzheimer’s Society |

Continuing Healthcare Alliance |

The Good Care Group |

Headway |

Independent Age |

Marie Curie |

Motor Neurone Disease Association |

NHS Choices |

Parkinson’s UK |

Society of Later Life Advisers |

Spinal Injury Association |

UK Care Guide |


Audio & visual resources

MND Association – MND Matters podcast on NHS Continuing Healthcare | Listen