Adult Social Care - Information and Advice

Continuing Health Care (CHC)


NHS continuing healthcare (CHC) is a package of ongoing care that is arranged and funded solely by the National Health Service (NHS). The funding is awarded where the individual has been assessed and found to have a ‘health need’ as set out in the National Framework.

Further information

  • NHS continuing Health Care This NHS website provides information on NHS funding for people with long term complex health needs.

  • GOV.UK - CHC National Framework This Government website provides guidance on the principles and processes of the CHC national framework . This website includes information on the NHS continuing health care and NHS funded nursing care.

  • Beacon Continuing Health Care The Beacon CHC website provides help, advice and resources.