Writing Competition Winners Announced

We’re finally able to share the winners from our Writing Competition. Our 1st prize winning poem. Winning £500 (kindly donated by Towergate Insurance) and poem printed in Care Home Life Magazine– Coronavirus poem, by Elizabeth Lowdell. Why do we have this sickness that is sweeping through the globe? What’s happening we wonder as we all …

Black History Month

Black History Month The Care Workers’ Charity recognises and celebrates Black History Month but recognises that the BAME community are not only Black, Asian or minority groups during the month of October but every day. The number of people working in adult social care was estimated at 1.54m as at 2020/21 – it is estimated …

Care Talk Conference- From New Normal to New Future

How has the response to Covid-19 changed social care practice?   10th November, QEII Centre, London  #GetSocialCareDone    Now that Brexit is done can we finally achieve the once in a generation task of social care reform? Despite the devastating impact COVID-19 has had on society, social care has once again demonstrated its key importance as the sister of …

PCWW 2020

In the first week of September 2020, the social care sector gathered for Professional Care Workers’ Week. It has been a challenging year for the sector, and yet everyone whom participated in the week showed optimism and shared key insights into their specialisms.

Writing Competition 2020

At The Care Workers’ Charity it is important to us that we share stories from within our community. Our annual writing competition gives the platform to you, our social care workforce, to share your experiences.

Trek Hadrian’s Wall

Get your walking boots on and join us on the 1st October 2021 to trek one of the most well-known historic landmarks. Explore this historic UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Cuppa For Care

A coffee and cake morning to raise funds and awareness for The Care Workers Charity. Every care home, office or care community can run an event adapting it to fit their work place or community.