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.

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

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

See here:https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/204631

 

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 … Read the rest

The Care and Support Alliance’s response to the Government’s Budget November 2017

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:

“Today the Government failed to recognise the immediate crisis in social care, one that cannot wait for future reforms to be resolved.

“A £2.5 billion funding gap is estimated by 2019/20 (1). More than a million older and disabled people are without the care they need to do basics like get out of … Read the rest

Current Alliance Members