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.

The Care and Support Alliance’s response to the ADASS Budget Survey Findings, 2017

Vicky McDermott, Chair of the Care and Support Alliance, said:

“Today’s findings show the grave threat that social care is under.

“Social care, which many rely on as life support, is essential in meeting the needs of disabled and older people and their families to lead healthy and fulfilling lives. Despite the Government’s injection of cash, collapse of the whole system is still a significant risk.

“Increased costs and raising needs have been met with an overall reduction in money …

The Care and Support Alliance’s response to the Queen’s Speech

Vicky McDermott, Chair of the Care and Support Alliance, said:

“We welcome the inclusion of the social care consultation in the Queen’s Speech. It must finally be a priority for the Government and the consultation must not be an excuse to kick the issue into the long grass.

 

“The fact is we’ve had 20 years of consultations and commissions but there has been a political failure to act to secure sustainable funding for care. The case for reform has …

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