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 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

The Care and Support Alliance’s response to the Government’s announcement on setting out proposals for social care

In response to the Government’s announcement on setting out proposals for social care on Wednesday 16 November, Mark Lever and Caroline Abrahams said:

“The fact that the Government has stated today that it will be bringing forward a Green Paper on Social Care, in or by the summer of 2018, is welcome news after months when it seemed nothing might happen at all. However, the Care and Support Alliance (CSA) has always been clear that our test of the Government’s … Read the rest

Current Alliance Members