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Accountancy & Banking


The Co-operative Group


Address: The Co-operative Bank, Birmingham Corporate Banking Centre, 1st Floor, 118 - 120 Colmore Row, Birmingham , West Midlands B3 3BA 
Telephone: 0121 212 1900
Email:
Website: www.co-operative.coop
The Co-operative Group

The Co-operative family of businesses are uniquely positioned to specifically assist National Care Forum members with a wide range of products and services spanning many sectors, from pharmacy and financial services to life planning and energy procurement.

  • The co-operative pharmacy offers care home support including medicines dispensed via monitored dosage systems, the supply of essential equipment, compliance audits and face-to-face training. It also offers flu vaccinations and is a supplier of surgical products and mobility and independent living equipment via its Wardles business.
  • The co-operative bank is the only high street bank with a clear Ethical Policy based on the opinions of its members and customers. The Policy sets outs the clients it will, and will not, lend to in line with its customers’ views. It offers a wide range of financial products and services including a dedicated relationship manager and team for larger care sector organisations, and a discounted banking tariff specifically for charities
  • The co-operative insurance can offer a wide range of products for liability, asset and revenue protection.
  • The co-operative electrical offers value for money electrical products from renowned manufacturers.
  • The co-operative energy services can help reduce energy costs by allowing participating organisations to benefit from bulk buying. The Co-operative also shares its expertise in efficiency, sustainability and environmental management. It purchases energy for 13,000 sites across the UK all of which come from renewable sources.
  • Sunwin services group provides a diverse range of security services for most types of business, from security guarding, personnel screening and key-holding to secure cash collection, general CViT management and ATM engineering support.
  • The co-operative funeralcare is the UK’s leading funeral director running more than 800 funeral homes across the country.
  • The co-operative legal services provides an alternative to high street solicitors, with legal help and advice, will writing and help to manage the affairs of the deceased. It also offers legal assistance with accidents and personal injuries.
  • The co-operative travel management provides travel services that include a self-ticketing system and arranging all rail, flight and hotel bookings.
 

Advocacy and Information Services


Agenda Consulting


Address: The Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU
Telephone: 01865 263720
Email:
Website: http://www.agendaconsulting.co.uk
Agenda Consulting
Successful organisations are those that maximise the capability, engagement, and commitment of their people. In the increasingly competitive and financially stretched social care services sector, the advantages of retaining good people for longer are clear. 

With more than 10 years’ survey experience in the not-for-profit sector, Agenda Consulting has helped more than 100 organisations to measure the engagement of their staff and volunteers. We can provide benchmarks on key factors which influence engagement, enabling you to compare with others in your sector on those important areas.
 

The Care Workers Charity


Address: Care of: Oomph! Wellness, Hill Place House, Hill Place House, 55a High Street, Wimbledon Village, Cheshire SW19 5BA
Email:
Website: www.thecareworkerscharity.org.uk
The Care Workers Charity
This charity is dedicated to supporting current, former and retired care professionals who, through no fault of their own, have fallen on hard times. By offering pockets of financial support the CPBF is able to truly make a big difference to lives of those who are less fortunate.

 

Construction & Maintenance


Castleoak


Address: Raglan House, Malthouse Avenue, Cardiff Gate Business Park, Cardiff, South Glamorgan CF23 8BA
Telephone: 029 2054 8800
Fax: 02920 545453
Email:
Website: www.castleoak.co.uk
Castleoak
With 30 years’ experience working exclusively in the care and retirement living sector, Castleoak has built an award winning reputation for successful project delivery for care homes, extra care and retirement apartments, care villages and specialist care schemes across the UK.
 

Energy Consultancy


The Co-operative Group


Address: The Co-operative Bank, Birmingham Corporate Banking Centre, 1st Floor, 118 - 120 Colmore Row, Birmingham , West Midlands B3 3BA 
Telephone: 0121 212 1900
Email:
Website: www.co-operative.coop
The Co-operative Group

The Co-operative family of businesses are uniquely positioned to specifically assist National Care Forum members with a wide range of products and services spanning many sectors, from pharmacy and financial services to life planning and energy procurement.

  • The co-operative pharmacy offers care home support including medicines dispensed via monitored dosage systems, the supply of essential equipment, compliance audits and face-to-face training. It also offers flu vaccinations and is a supplier of surgical products and mobility and independent living equipment via its Wardles business.
  • The co-operative bank is the only high street bank with a clear Ethical Policy based on the opinions of its members and customers. The Policy sets outs the clients it will, and will not, lend to in line with its customers’ views. It offers a wide range of financial products and services including a dedicated relationship manager and team for larger care sector organisations, and a discounted banking tariff specifically for charities
  • The co-operative insurance can offer a wide range of products for liability, asset and revenue protection.
  • The co-operative electrical offers value for money electrical products from renowned manufacturers.
  • The co-operative energy services can help reduce energy costs by allowing participating organisations to benefit from bulk buying. The Co-operative also shares its expertise in efficiency, sustainability and environmental management. It purchases energy for 13,000 sites across the UK all of which come from renewable sources.
  • Sunwin services group provides a diverse range of security services for most types of business, from security guarding, personnel screening and key-holding to secure cash collection, general CViT management and ATM engineering support.
  • The co-operative funeralcare is the UK’s leading funeral director running more than 800 funeral homes across the country.
  • The co-operative legal services provides an alternative to high street solicitors, with legal help and advice, will writing and help to manage the affairs of the deceased. It also offers legal assistance with accidents and personal injuries.
  • The co-operative travel management provides travel services that include a self-ticketing system and arranging all rail, flight and hotel bookings.
 

Event Support


Eventpro UK Limited


Address: Rosewood House, 43 Granby Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 3DU
Telephone: 01509 610 452
Fax: 0845 299 1499
Email:
Website: http://www.eventprouk.com
Eventpro UK Limited
Event Management & (FREE) Venue Finding Specialist! We offer complete events solution for the logistics, production & management of your event at competitive prices. However large or small your event we will provide a bespoke service specifically designed to help you achieve your objectives, within budget & on time.
 

McCullough Moore


Address: Meadow Court, Faygate Lane, Faygate, West Sussex RH12 4SJ
Telephone: 01293 851869
Fax: 01293 852375
Email:
Website: www.mcculloughmoore.co.uk
McCullough Moore
McCullough Moore is a creative event management, contract publishing and association management company. We specialise in organising and delivering world-class events on behalf of our clients. Contact us to see how we can help you.
 

Financial & Insurance


Advanced Payment Solutions


Address: Cottons Centre, Cottons Lane, London SE1 2QG
Telephone: 020 3535 7350
Email:
Website: http://www.mycashplus.co.uk/business/our-solutions/healthcare.aspx
Advanced Payment Solutions
The secure, low cost alternative to corporate credit cards. Whether you have staff claiming expenses, or are seeking to replace petty cash, the Cashplus Business Expense Card is the ideal solution for all care organisations:
 

Capita CARE


Address: CARE
Capita Specialist Insurance Solutions, Minton House,
Woodlands, Woodlands Lane,
Bradley Stoke, Bristol, Avon BS32 4JT
Telephone: 0800 169 4616
Fax: 01454 616 810
Email:
Website: www.capitacare.co.uk
Capita CARE
Capita CARE has delivered specialist insurance for the care & charity sector for over 25 years, providing insurance for UK care homes and charities. CARE can provide a multitude of insurance solutions that are tailor made to your organisation.
 

The Co-operative Group


Address: The Co-operative Bank, Birmingham Corporate Banking Centre, 1st Floor, 118 - 120 Colmore Row, Birmingham , West Midlands B3 3BA 
Telephone: 0121 212 1900
Email:
Website: www.co-operative.coop
The Co-operative Group

The Co-operative family of businesses are uniquely positioned to specifically assist National Care Forum members with a wide range of products and services spanning many sectors, from pharmacy and financial services to life planning and energy procurement.

  • The co-operative pharmacy offers care home support including medicines dispensed via monitored dosage systems, the supply of essential equipment, compliance audits and face-to-face training. It also offers flu vaccinations and is a supplier of surgical products and mobility and independent living equipment via its Wardles business.
  • The co-operative bank is the only high street bank with a clear Ethical Policy based on the opinions of its members and customers. The Policy sets outs the clients it will, and will not, lend to in line with its customers’ views. It offers a wide range of financial products and services including a dedicated relationship manager and team for larger care sector organisations, and a discounted banking tariff specifically for charities
  • The co-operative insurance can offer a wide range of products for liability, asset and revenue protection.
  • The co-operative electrical offers value for money electrical products from renowned manufacturers.
  • The co-operative energy services can help reduce energy costs by allowing participating organisations to benefit from bulk buying. The Co-operative also shares its expertise in efficiency, sustainability and environmental management. It purchases energy for 13,000 sites across the UK all of which come from renewable sources.
  • Sunwin services group provides a diverse range of security services for most types of business, from security guarding, personnel screening and key-holding to secure cash collection, general CViT management and ATM engineering support.
  • The co-operative funeralcare is the UK’s leading funeral director running more than 800 funeral homes across the country.
  • The co-operative legal services provides an alternative to high street solicitors, with legal help and advice, will writing and help to manage the affairs of the deceased. It also offers legal assistance with accidents and personal injuries.
  • The co-operative travel management provides travel services that include a self-ticketing system and arranging all rail, flight and hotel bookings.
 

Legal Services


Anthony Collins Solicitors


Address: 134 Edmund Street, Birmingham B3 2ES
Telephone: 0121 200 3242
Fax: 0121 212 7442
Email:
Website: www.anthonycollins.com/who-we-help/health-social-care/
Anthony Collins Solicitors

Health and Social care organisations are being asked to deliver more for less and to balance increasing demands for quality services with  challenging economic circumstances. Anthony Collins Solicitors (ACS) acts as an expert for many leading health and social care providers, helping them to navigate this highly complex legislative and regulatory environment.

Our depth of expertise in health and social care legal practice covers numerous issues frequently faced in regulation, property, employment and governance. We can support you in many ways, including with:

  • property development projects, and the buying and selling of care homes
  • crisis management and dispute resolution
  • a range of employment issues including TUPE, pensions and National Minimum Wage
  • regulatory challenges, reputation management and CQC inspections.

At ACS our purpose is to improve lives, communities and society by working with like-minded clients who share our vision and passion. For over 40 years we have been successfully combining market-leading legal expertise with a commitment to excellence and long-term relationships.

To receive the latest e-briefings, news, events and training for the health and social care sector, sign up to our NEWSROOM service: http://newsroom.anthonycollins.com/subscribe

 

The Co-operative Group


Address: The Co-operative Bank, Birmingham Corporate Banking Centre, 1st Floor, 118 - 120 Colmore Row, Birmingham , West Midlands B3 3BA 
Telephone: 0121 212 1900
Email:
Website: www.co-operative.coop
The Co-operative Group

The Co-operative family of businesses are uniquely positioned to specifically assist National Care Forum members with a wide range of products and services spanning many sectors, from pharmacy and financial services to life planning and energy procurement.

  • The co-operative pharmacy offers care home support including medicines dispensed via monitored dosage systems, the supply of essential equipment, compliance audits and face-to-face training. It also offers flu vaccinations and is a supplier of surgical products and mobility and independent living equipment via its Wardles business.
  • The co-operative bank is the only high street bank with a clear Ethical Policy based on the opinions of its members and customers. The Policy sets outs the clients it will, and will not, lend to in line with its customers’ views. It offers a wide range of financial products and services including a dedicated relationship manager and team for larger care sector organisations, and a discounted banking tariff specifically for charities
  • The co-operative insurance can offer a wide range of products for liability, asset and revenue protection.
  • The co-operative electrical offers value for money electrical products from renowned manufacturers.
  • The co-operative energy services can help reduce energy costs by allowing participating organisations to benefit from bulk buying. The Co-operative also shares its expertise in efficiency, sustainability and environmental management. It purchases energy for 13,000 sites across the UK all of which come from renewable sources.
  • Sunwin services group provides a diverse range of security services for most types of business, from security guarding, personnel screening and key-holding to secure cash collection, general CViT management and ATM engineering support.
  • The co-operative funeralcare is the UK’s leading funeral director running more than 800 funeral homes across the country.
  • The co-operative legal services provides an alternative to high street solicitors, with legal help and advice, will writing and help to manage the affairs of the deceased. It also offers legal assistance with accidents and personal injuries.
  • The co-operative travel management provides travel services that include a self-ticketing system and arranging all rail, flight and hotel bookings.
 

RadcliffesLeBrasseur


Address: 5 Great College Street, Westminster, London SW1P 3SJ
Telephone: 020 7222 7040
Fax: 020 7222 6208
Website: www.rlb-law.com
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RadcliffesLeBrasseur is one of the leading healthcare law firm's in the UK.
 

Legionella Control Services


Nant Ltd


Address: Crescent House, Broad Street , Bilston, West Midlands WV14 0BZ
Telephone: 01902 636355
Fax: 01902 634636
Email:
Website: www.nantltd.co.uk
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Nant Ltd provides Legionella Control and Water Safety Solutions to the owners & occupiers of properties all across the UK, with clients in both the private and public sectors. These services adheres to HSE’s Approved Code of Practice (ACoP L8), Dept of Health HTM 04-01 & D08 also BS8580.
 

Purchasing Management


Marr Procurement Ltd


Address: 5 Pappus House, Tollgate Business Park, Colchester, Essex CO3 8AQ 
Telephone: 01206 382888
Email:
Website: www.marrprocurement.com
Marr Procurement Ltd
Marr Procurement Ltd are procurement specialist for the Care Sector

NEW NCF Principal Partners - meet the team at the NCF Annual Conference 2017, 15-16 May, Birmingham

Christoph will also be presenting to the NCF Finance Forum on 2nd March.

 

Recruitment


iCare360


Address: Action First Recruitment Ltd, 20 Little Britain , London EC1A 7DH
Telephone: 020 7625 5222
Fax: 020 7625 5252
Email:
Website: http://www.icare360.co.uk
iCare360
Our solution specialises in supporting organisations working within the Dementia, learning disabilities and mental health wellbeing fields. Icare360 was designed to assist with the sourcing of wellbeing and support workers on a larger scale within shorter time frames, whilst still remaining cost effective. Many of our partners from within the
 

Live In Care


Address: Office 4, 505a Hale End Road, Highams Park, London E4 9PT
Telephone: 0203 489 2292
Email:
Website: http://www.liveincarejobs.co.uk
Live In Care
Live In Care Jobs is the UK’s leading resource connecting those who need live in care with Live In Carers.
 

Raine Recruitment


Address: Charwell House, Wilsom Rd, Alton, Hants GU34 2PP
Telephone: 01420 540 228
Fax: 01420 544098
Email:
Website: www.rainerecruitment.com
Raine Recruitment
A specialist recruitment consultancy devoted exclusively to the health and social care industry. Our key partner is Hilary Shenton who has a formidable reputation in retained recruitment – in all levels of search and selection and the effective solution of resourcing problems. Care home recruitment includes chief executives, operations/regional/area managers, home/general managers, clinical care and specialist managers/directors.
 

Secure Healthcare Solutions


Address: Grand Station, Sun Street, Wolverhampton, West Midlands WV10 0BF
Telephone: 0121 2859449
Email:
Website: www.securehealthcaresolutions.co.uk
Secure Healthcare Solutions
Nurse Led Care at home provider registered with the Care Quality Commission. We also provide temporary and permanent staffing solutions across the healthcare sector. 

 

Surveyors & Architects


Carterwood


Address: Aztec Centre, Aztec West, Bristol BS32 4TD
Telephone: 08458 690777
Fax: 01454 838048
Email:
Website: www.carterwood.co.uk
Carterwood
Principal Partner of our Annual Conference

New for 2017 - supporters of the new NCF Rising Star Programme


Carterwood is a specialist chartered surveying practice, established in 2008 by directors Amanda Nurse and Ben Hartley and operates exclusively within the long-term healthcare sector. The directors have practical business knowledge combined with 25 years of experience working in healthcare, enabling clients to receive advice from a different angle.

Carterwood buys, sells, values and provides consultancy advice across the healthcare sector. The directors themselves handle the instructions along with the rest of the team, offering a uniquely personal service.
Their clients are wide ranging and include: banks and financial institutions; corporate and private operators; investors; developers; 'not for profit' providers and the public sector.


For further information about Carterwood’s services and approach, please contact us on the details below:

 

Pozzoni Architecture Limited


Address: Woodville House, 2 Woodville Road, Altrincham, Cheshire WA14 2FH
Telephone: 0161 928 7848
Email:
Website: www.pozzoni.co.uk
Pozzoni Architecture Limited
Pozzoni is an Architects Practice with extensive knowledge and experience of designing for specialist care. We strive to understand the needs, aspirations and objectives of care providers, residents, families and staff to create an architecture that is personal to those who live or work there; a non-institutional ‘home’ environment which enhances and supports the best delivery of care. We currently have projects across the UK, we can act as a single point of contact for our clients and we have the capability and experience to take the full responsibility for our clients’ needs.

Pozzoni are principal sponsors of the NCF Managers Conferences since 2004

 

Technology & Telecoms


C4 Multimedia


Address: JMS Studios, Park Farm, Hethersett, Norwich, Norfolk NR9 3DL
Telephone: 01603 814099
Fax: 08701 381844
Email:
Website: http://www.c4multimedia.co.uk
C4 Multimedia
C4 Multimedia offer a full web development service including consultancy, design, development, search engine optimisation and maintenance.
 

Coldharbour


Address: 1st Floor The Spectrum Building, Bond Street, Bristol BS1 3LG
Telephone: 0117 924 2700
Email:
Website: www.civica.co.uk/coldharbour
Coldharbour

Coldharbour – financial management for care providers

 

Cura Systems


Address: 27 Edgware Court, High Street, Edgware, London HA8 7NP
Telephone: 020 3621 9111
Email:
Website: http://www.cura.systems
Cura Systems

Cura is a comprehensive care home system that delivers real benefits to everyone connected to the home - connecting to care home owners, care managers, caregivers, residents, regulatory bodies, friends and family. 

Cura makes providing care more meaningful, more engaging, more valuable and can enable you to deliver better care at the the right time, in the right place for better outcomes. Take a giant leap for your home today!

Why choose Cura?

We offer the most comprehensive solution for your demanding needs

  • We are incredibly responsive to your needs
  • We focus on simplifying your workflow
  • We know we cannot succeed without you
  • Our service is personal to you
  • We create valuable relationships with our customers
  • Security of your data is of utmost importance to us


 

Eclipse Nursecall Systems Ltd


Address: The Mount, Mount Gawne Road, Port St Mary, Isle of Man IM9 5LX
Telephone: 01624 832821
Fax: 01624 836279
Email:
Website: www.nursecall.co.uk
Eclipse Nursecall Systems Ltd

Assistive Technology - ENS NurseCom is the chosen assistive technology and care communication network for many NCF members and provides world-leading solutions for Care Homes, Extra Care, Dementia Care & Care Village living.
Eclipse Nursecall Systems were principal sponsors of the Managers Conference 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006 and 2005 and sponsors of the Annual Conference 2013, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007 and 2006

Nursecall, Light Guidance & Fall Monitoring DECT Telephony and Wandering Resident Alert are integrated.

 

iCareHealth


Address: Weavers Mill, High Street, Haverhill, Suffolk CB98DD
Telephone: 01440 766400
Fax: 01440 713 200
Email:
Website: www.icarehealth.co.uk
iCareHealth

iCareHealth is the leading provider of clinical,

 

IP Technology


Address:
Telephone: 01794 524003
Email:
Website: www.ip-technology.com
IP Technology
Established in 2002, IP Technology are dedicated to providing friendly and jargon free tailored IT solutions from 1 to 300 users. Sales, Service and Support all provided in a package to suit you. Call us for an informal chat about your IT requirements. IP Technology – Making Sense of I.T.
 

Radar Healthcare


Address:
Telephone: 0330 2232740
Email:
Website: www.smartgatesolutions.co.uk
Radar Healthcare
Radar Healthcare from Smartgate Solutions is the Quality Management and Compliance software system for Health and Social care providers. Working with industry experts we create personalised and tailored solutions to meet the required regulations and standards.
 

Training and Staffing


Aged Care Channel


Address: Office & TV Studio 12 Warren Yard, Warren Park, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire MK12 5NW 
Telephone: 01908 318990
Email:
Website: www.acctv.co
Aged Care Channel

ACC is a national training, education and learning provider, recognised as a Centre of Excellence by Skills for Care. We use high definition films to tell powerful stories that are designed to Engage, Inform and inspire those working in older people’s care.

 

Oomph! Wellness


Address: c/o Nuffield Health, Sheepcote Lane, London SW11 5BT
Telephone: 0203 601 6363
Email:
Website: www.oomph-wellness.org
Oomph! Wellness
Oomph! stands for Our Organisation Makes People Happy!
 

Skills for Care


Address: West Gate, 6 Grace Street, Leeds LS1 2RP
Telephone: 0113 245 1716
Fax: 0113 243 6417
Email:
Website: www.skillsforcare.org.uk
Skills for Care
Skills for Care is the employer-led workforce development body for adult social care in England. We work with employers across England to make sure their people have the right skills and values to deliver high quality care.
 

The Learning Quest Ltd


Address: 24 Forest Road, Branksome Park, Poole, Dorset BH13 6DH
Telephone: 07773 722768
Email:
Website: www.thelearningquest.co.uk
The Learning Quest Ltd
The Learning Quest offers bespoke training and development solutions for companies of all sizes. Specialising in:
  • One to one coaching
  • Helping staff realise their full potential
  • Increasing team effectiveness in the workplace
  • Excellent customer service programmes
  • Helping companies to identify their core values and embed them into the workplace
  • Management development programmes
 

Waste Management


PHS Wastemanagement


Address: Block B, Western Industrial E, Caerphilly CF83 1XH
Telephone: 029 2080 9090
Fax: 029 2080 9091
Email:
Website: www.phs.co.uk
PHS Wastemanagement
PHS Group provides safe, compliant and reliable waste collection, disposal and recycling services across the UK. Specialising in healthcare wastes, including clinical, pharmaceutical and offensive wastes.

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