Welcome to the
Care & Support Alliance

We represent over 80 of Britain’s leading charities campaigning alongside the millions of older people, disabled people and their carers who deserve decent care. We believe there is a strong case for change and are working with our members towards reform.

Care and Support Alliance response to the Local Government Settlement announcement

On Tuesday 19 December, Sajid Javid, the Minister for Communities and Local Government, gave an announcement on the Local Government Settlement.

Caroline Abrahams, Charity Director at Age UK and Co-Chair of the Care and Support Alliance said,

“The Government’s decision not to invest extra funds in social care in the Settlement announced today means that we go into the Christmas break with real and mounting concern about what 2018 will bring for the millions of older and disabled people in … Read the rest

Government responds to our petition calling for the publication of care consultation

The Government has responded to the Alliance’s call to publish a consultation on social care in early 2018.

Co-Chairs of the Care and Support Alliance – Caroline Abrahams (Charity Director at Age UK) and Mark Lever (Chief Executive at the National Autistic Society) said:

“We welcome the Government’s response to our petition that received the support of nearly 20,000 people in two weeks. This called for the Government to set out proposals on how to fix our social care system … Read the rest

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