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Quick Guide to using the WPIC Site

Whilst navigating the WPIC you will see various pointers, information prompts and Jargon guide section that aim to make your experience of using WPIC simplier, easier and always informative with no more than 2 mouse clicks.

The WPIC site is divided into sections to help you find the information for you.  The following illustrates those sections:

Information Icon

Information Icon

Where the website is providing any guidance or information to help your navigation we show a “Information Icon” illustrating an information section or option to access further information.

Information Link

The website provides information links through the news, guides and information (e.g. “Care Type“).  These links provide info when hovered over, as the following illustrates:

Before you start your search you should establish what Care Type you need as this determines the sort of home that is able to deliver that care within your chosen Area.

Jargon Sections

The Jargon busting sections are guides located on everypage throughout the site and are where WPIC cuts through the jargon to make your understanding of the care world simplier.

Hover over a Jargon topic and get the overview of the care topic, type or service as the following illustrates:

Information - Care Jargon

Care Jargon – Confused by “Care Type”, hover over the terms to beat the jargon:

Care Home Only (PC) Mental Disorder (MD)
Care Home with Nursing (N) Learning Difficulties (LD)
Nursing Care with Dementia (NDE) Physical disability (PD)
Residential Dementia (PCDE) Domiciliary Services

Care Home & Domiciliary Care Search

WPIC website offers a County-wide & surrounding areas care home and domiciliary services search. Providing care listings and home / service specific details for your chosen location.

Before you start your search you should establish what Care Type (see the jargon buster above) you need as this determines the sort of home that is able to deliver that care within your chosen Area.
The following illustrated the search options available from the Care Home & Domiciliary Care Search service.  Once you’ve selected youe Care Type and Location, click Search and WPIC will match your criteria to our extensive Care Information:

Feeling ready to start searching for Care? If so, click here or if you looking for more in-depth information on Care the please click to our Care Information Centre.

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