Welcome to the
Care & Support Alliance

We represent over 70 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.

Joint APPG Meeting and letter published in The Times

The CSA held a joint All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) meeting on 15 July, bringing together Chairs and Co-Chairs of APPGs with an interest in social care.

These Parliamentarians were joined by some of our member organisations who provide the secretariat to these Groups, and discussed some of the issues the social care system has faced during the coronavirus outbreak. They also considered how they can make the case for long-term reform of the system in Parliament and to the … Read the rest

Hidden crisis in social care for working-age disabled adults

“There is a hidden crisis in social care for disabled adults risking serious harm for vulnerable people” says Charity Director representing over 70 organisations

– Social care at risk of becoming two-tier system, as working-age disabled adults in care homes are not being prioritised for coronavirus testing

 – New CQC data appears to suggest almost twice the usual number of deaths in care homes that serve autistic people and people with a learning disability

– Care and Support Alliance fears … Read the rest

Current Alliance Members