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We represent over 75 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 Spending Review

Care and Support Alliance Press Release

Wednesday 25th November 2015

The Spending Review: Chancellor Fails Social Care Test

Today the Chancellor George Osborne presented his spending review to Parliament. This sets out the Government’s spending plans for the next 4 years.The Care and Support Alliance (CSA) is disappointed with the announcements made around social care, as they fell short of the increased investment needed.

Vicky McDermott, Chair of the Care and Support Alliance explained,

“The spending review failed its social …

Leading organisations write to the Prime Minister outlining the growing evidence that social care is in crisis

Dear Prime Minister,

Our organisations all submitted representations to HM Treasury to inform the forthcoming spending review. We all highlighted the fact that the care system is in crisis, with £4.6 billion in funding already taken out of the system whilst care needs are rising.

The urgency of the need to address this underfunding is clear and mounting. The impact on the NHS is also significant, as highlighted by Simon Stevens in the NHS Five Year Forward View.

Since …

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