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 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

Disabled people left without the care they need, in breach of the law

80 charities urge the Government to deliver at least £2.5bn in this Autumn Budget for care

A new survey by the Care and Support Alliance (CSA) has found that more than a quarter (29%) of disabled 18 – 64-year-olds who rely on council funding have had their care cut over the last year.[1]

Yet respondents to this online survey often reported that there had been no change in their needs, or even a worsening of their condition, so it … Read the rest

Current Alliance Members