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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 eleven 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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CPA welcomes NAO report

10 November 2023

Report confirms CPA longstanding concerns: system is under intense strain.

Read CPA press release

News, Articles and Blogs

Intermediate care learning summit

25 October 2023

Watch a recording of busy summit with NHS England, Croydon, Warwickshire and NCF

Intermediate care resources

Exploitation of migrant care workers

24 October 2023

CPA working with DHSC and Home Office and calls for "swift resolution".

Read CPA statement

DHSC announce £30m for care tech

5 October 2023

Four new projects receive £3m through government’s Adult Social Care Technology Fund.

Visit Digitising Social Care


Data sharing across ICSs

22 March 2023

How can all partners in ICSs share information and create the clearest picture of health and social care?

Report, recording, case studies

Strategic models of engagement in ICSs

26 January 2023

How can social care providers be engaged as strategic partners in ICSs?

Report, recording, case studies

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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


Advice, briefings and updates on coronavirus and adult social care

Access CPA resources

Business continuity

Guidance and templates to help care providers to manage change, and plan for disruptions.

Access CPA resources

Digital Social Care

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

Read about the advice

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