Choosing care

Information and tips from our inspectors to help you when choosing a care service.

We inspect and publish inspection reports on all services that we register that can help you make a decision.

In this section you can read tips from our inspectors on what to look for when choosing care for adults or children.

Where you can get support

There are a number of organisations who can give you extra information and support.

Family Information Service (FIS)

The Family Information Service provides impartial advice and guidance to all parents and carers of children and young people aged 0-20 years, and those who work with them. Visit the Welsh Government website (External link) for full list of FIS contact details.

Welsh Government

Welsh Government has produced information about choosing childcare and support for parents, and financial help with childcare costs (External link). You can request a printed copy from your nearest FIS.

Welsh Government also has its own guidance on choosing an adult care service (External link) and about paying for residential or non-residential services  (External link).

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