About Surrey Care Association

Surrey Care Association Ltd is a not for profit company which works to support social care providers in the county of Surrey. Set up in September 2005 with the key aims of workforce, market and business development the association works in partnership with the private, voluntary, charitable and statutory sectors.

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It has a robust governance structure with an annually elected Board of Directors representing all parts of the social care sector. SCA Ltd works in partnership with Surrey County Council and some of its key activities are to understand the future commissioning requirements of the County Council, keeping up to date with the needs of people who use services and their carers and supporting social care providers to respond to the changing needs of their customers and people who purchase services.

In the ever changing world of Social Care SCA Ltd has a key role in supporting providers with information about the changes in regulation and also in supporting the continuing improvement of a quality trained workforce. To this end the Association works closely with Skills for Care the Adult Sector Skills Council and supports employers with funding to train their workforce and in doing so help improve the quality of the care people receive in a wide range of settings.Links with the Coalition for Disabled People, Action for Carers and also the Surrey Independent Living Council mean we are well placed to keep abreast with the emerging needs of people who use services and their carers.

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15Sep, 2021
Partner and head of Health & Social Care James Sage explains the latest guidance from the Department of Health and Social Care on vaccine exemptions.

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15Sep, 2021
A family-owned Surrey care group is celebrating after being shortlisted in two categories at the prestigious LaingBuisson Awards 2021. The first shortlisting sees CHD Living, which supports over 800 people across Surrey and South London, as a finalist in the category Outstanding Response to COVID in Social Care for its Adopt a Grandparent programme, which went viral during the pandemic.

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15Sep, 2021
Nexus Programme is a family-operated support provider. They have several homes in Ashford and the surrounding areas, specialising in learning disability for young adults. They offer bespoke care and support plans that recognise the unique needs of all the individuals they support. They make a concerted effort to promote independent living within a supported and caring environment.

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