The Care Workers Charity is dedicated to helping
current, former and retired care workers.
Help is offered in the form of hardship grants, and online information and advice. Read more
For care workers, early starts, long hours and mentally draining work are part and parcel of the job. As a result, it’s all too easy for unforeseen circumstances to push them beyond their financial limits Read more
In recognition of this dedicated and selfless workforce, The Care Workers Charity was founded with the promise to provide support to those who find themselves in hardship Read more
If you work, or have worked, in a REGISTERED DOMICILIARY, RESIDENTIAL CARE or SUPPORT LIVING service, we may be able to help Read more
The average full-time frontline care worker earns an hour.
The number of care workers, making up one of Britain's largest workforces.
The vacancy rate of adult social care jobs at any one time to meet demand.
The Supporters Club was established to get us closer to the care workers we support, and get financial support from care groups and key suppliers, so that The Care Workers Charity has a sustainable revenue stream for grant giving.
Hallmark Care Homes are joining forces with Alzheimer’s Research UK and the Care Workers Charity this year in an effort to defeat dementia and ensure no care worker will ever face financial hardship alone.
The team are embarking on fundraising activities for the two causes, with the aim of raising £50,000 for each life-changing charity. Read more
We recently held a writing competition, asking those in the care sector to tell us about their vivid experience whilst at work. Today we are pleased to announce the first of our winners, Andrew Edwards, who is a Care Giver at Home Instead Senior Care, Southport. We hope you enjoy his story as much as we did! Read more
Care Innovation Challenge (CIC) : Bringing innovative and creative minds to match the biggest problems facing the care sector
CWC's CEO, Alex Ramamurthy, has joined the board of CIC to help drive new solutions for the sector's biggest challenges. Read more