Welcome to the
Care & Support Alliance

We represent over 70 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 CSA’s response to the Spring Budget 2020

Caroline Abrahams, Charity Director at Age UK and Co-Chair of the Care and Support Alliance, said:

“Given the threat posed by the Coronavirus we understand why the Chancellor decided to prioritise strengthening our national resilience and we are pleased that the NHS and social care are both in the mix for extra emergency funding if required. We also note the very substantial additional infrastructure investment that the Chancellor announced today and the fact that the refinancing and reform of our … Read the rest

CSA’s response to the Government’s cross-party talks on social care

The co-Chairs of the Care and Support Alliance, Caroline Abrahams, Charity Director at Age UK and Emily Holzhausen, Director of Policy and Public Affairs at Carers UK, said:

“Whilst it is encouraging to see the initiation of a cross-party consensus on social care, it is disappointing that the Government still has not yet offered a solution of its own.

Currently, at least 1.5 million people do not get the care they need, with family carers pushed to the brink to … Read the rest

Current Alliance Members