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£7.76

The average full-time frontline care worker earns an hour.

1.5m

The number of care workers, making up one of Britain's largest workforces.

90,000

The vacancy rate of adult social care jobs at any one time to meet demand.

Individual Support

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The Supporters Club

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.

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Volunteer Champions

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Author: Rebecca Woolley

Care Workers' Guide (2018)

Are you a caring person who enjoys helping those in need? If so, care work may be your perfect career.

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Author: Joel Key

Hardship Grant

The Care Workers Charity provides hardship grants to care industry professionals, and strives to ensure that no care worker faces financial hardship alone.

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Author: Alex Ramamurthy

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  • "CWC Awards 2018" Winners Announced!

    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

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