tyne and wear care alliance

How to Become a Member

Membership Form

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Do you provide Direct Social Care?

If you are a service that offers direct social care in the independent, voluntary and community sectors and are based in the North East, then we want you as an Alliance member.

How can you get involved?

SIGN UP – it couldn’t be easier! All you have to do is complete the forms at the side and return it to the address shown. Membership is absolutely free and will give you access to a number of services and benefits. If you would like to become a member then simply complete the forms attached and return to our office. A Network Development Officer, will make contact and arrange to meet and discuss your workforce needs.

Being a member...

As a member we will work on your behalf to help you achieve positive outcomes and provide a point of reference for information, advice and guidance for your workforce development needs through a dedicated Network Development Officer.

  • Keep you up to date with the latest regional and national strategies relating to social care
  • Peer Support through networks of social care employers who share ideas and areas of good practice
  • Allows access to subsidised training courses to meet your workforce needs including, Health and Social Care Apprenticeships, Diplomas, Mandatory Training, Short Courses and Specialist Training
  • Support your organisation with the requirements to comply to the National Minimum Dataset - Social Care (NMDS-SC) and how to use the system with ease

Join us...

In our mission to support the upskilling of the workforce in the Independent Care Sector across the North East and we will continue to grow and develop on behalf of our members. If require any further information please do not hesitate to contact the Tyne and Wear Care Alliance.

Unit 1, North East Business and Innovation Centre, Sunderland, SR5 2TA, Tel: 0191 5484015, Fax: 0191 5482008 info.twca@sunderland.gov.uk