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The Care Provider Alliance

Working together for excellence and sustainability in social care

The Care Provider Alliance (CPA) brings together the ten main national associations which represent independent and voluntary adult social care providers in England. As an alliance, we represent the whole sector and ensure a coordinated response to the major issues that affect it.

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COVID-19 Taskforce report

18 September 2020

Progress and learning from the first phase of pandemic, plus recommendations for government and care sector.

Read the Taskforce Report

CORONAVIRUS: Latest information for adult care providers

News, Articles and Blogs

Winter plan published

18 September 2020

Government's ambitions for the sector and challenges facing adult social care this winter.

Read the Winter Plan

CPA responds to Winter Plan

18 September 2020

Kathy Roberts, CPA Chair, welcomes extension of ICF, and creation of Chief Nurse for Adult Social Care.

Read CPA press statement


Updated visitors' protocol

11 September 2020

Updated CPA protocol to reflect changes in Government guidance.

Read the protocol

Life assurance scheme for care workers

09 September 2020

£60,000 lump sum where staff die as a result of COVID-19 and had been working in frontline roles and locations.

Find out more

the Care Provider Alliance

We speak for the whole provider sector including care homes, home care, Shared Lives and retirement communities.

Our members represent 10,000 providers of support to adults with physical, sensory or learning disabilities, people with mental ill-health, and older people.

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Our Role

The CPA's role is to:

  • coordinate responses across all care providers
  • inform and influence policymakers
  • provide leadership to the sector
  • work in partnership to improve care
  • build awareness of the care provider sector

CPA Workstreams

EU Settlement Scheme

Updated: 14 April 2020

Information for care providers, staff and residents. Deadline 30 June 2021.

Read about the scheme

Engagement with care providers

Updated: 24 March 2020

DHSC-funded programme to engage with providers on key issues.

Read about the programme

Digital Social Care

Updated: 15 April 2020

Advice and support on technology and data, supported by CPA members.

Read about the advice

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