Last year almost 90 participants completed our Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge raising over £35,000. Help raise essential funds for The Care Workers Charity by joining this year's walking challenge! Read more
The Care Workers Charity is dedicated to helping
current and former 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
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.
Are you a caring person who enjoys helping those in need? If so, care work may be your perfect career.
The Care Workers Charity provides hardship grants to care industry professionals, and strives to ensure that no care worker faces financial hardship alone.
The Awards were introduced to acknowledge and reward the exceptional contributions of some of our most dedicated supporters; people whose help might otherwise go unrecognised. An internal panel of judges selected twelve outstanding individuals and CWC Partners in seven categories. Read more
This heartwarming story was written by Julie Burt at Elizabeth Finn Care Homes in Halliwell, Tunbridge Wells. Julie beautifully documented a surprise dinner, organised for Florence, a 92 year old resident. Find out how the team has transported Florence and her dinner guests from Tunbridge Wells to a little restaurant in Italy, and went to great lengths to recreate Florence's most memorable meal. Read more
We are delighted to share an inspiring story submitted to our writing competition by Sue Ann Balcombe. Sue Ann is the General Manager at the Priscilla Wakefield House care home. Thank you for sharing your incredible journey with us, Sue Ann! Read more