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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.

About the CPA See Our Members

CQC IPC review welcomed by CPA

19 November 2020

Review provides evidence and examples to support good IPC

Read CPA press release

CORONAVIRUS: Latest information for adult care providers

News, Articles and Blogs

Regulating to stop staff movement

13 November 2020

Government consultation on changes to regulation and code of practice

Respond by 23 November

Uber discounts

13 November 2020

Care workers can get new discounts on rides and food deliveries with Uber

Find out more


Clock change and sleep patterns

23 October 2020

Don't let the time change affect your sleep: use the Sleepio app

Free app for care workers

CPA briefing on flu

29 October 2020

How to arrange, access and report on vaccinations for staff.

Read CPA flu briefing

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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