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.

CSA’s response to NHS Long Term Plan

Caroline Abrahams, Charity Director of Age UK and co-Chair of the Care and Support Alliance, and Mark Lever, Chief Executive of the National Autistic Society and co-Chair of the Care and Support Alliance, said:

“The new NHS Plan has much to offer disabled people, older people and carers but it will be like a plane flying with one of its engines misfiring unless social care can also fully play its part. Last year the Government agreed that Health and Care … Read the rest

CSA’s response to the 2018 Government Budget

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

“Our dominant reaction to today’s Budget announcement is relief, but we are disappointed that the investment in social care wasn’t more and that at £650m (plus £45m for Disabled Facilities Grant),  it is somewhere between a third and half of the amount the experts say is needed to fill existing gaps in services.”

“Due to lack of funding, next year was shaping up to … Read the rest

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