“I would recommend membership of the NCF to any not for profit provider organisation – the networking opportunities and support offered to executives, managers, trustees and staff of organisations, no matter the size, is quite literally second to none”

– NCF member, Coverage Care Services

We would strongly encourage any organisation working in the not-for-profit or voluntary care services sector to join the National Care Forum. As well as dedicated staff to represent your views, member benefits include:

  • Weekly updates – your essential weekly round-up of what’s happening in the social care sector including regulatory work, innovation, digital technology and events
  • Representation to government and key national bodies
  • Forum groups we manage six forums consisting of HR, Marketing, Practice and Quality, Digital Technology, Finance and Governance. Groups meet twice per year and have the ability to connect via real time questions and answers.
  • Surveys – we create and administer two FREE confidential surveys focusing on benchmarking reports and rewards in the workplace
  • Conferences – we organise two major conference per year – our Annual Conference in the Spring and our Managers Conference in the Autumn – we offer an exclusive attendance offer for each of these to NCF members
  • NCF Consult – a service connecting you to expert support in fields such as coaching and mentoring, preparing for CQC inspections, supporting organisation transformation
  • NCF Rising Stars – a chance to celebrate your Registered Managers!
  • Publications – access to specialist information including: current legislation, regulation, quality issues, workforce issues, recruitment and retention, pensions, VAT, funding, supplier services, service developments and best practice
  • Free subscription to Care Management Matters magazine
  • Free promotion of your organisation and services – your dedicated member page on our website
  • Free news promotion – your press releases and news stories promoted here for free!

To find out more about becoming an NCF member, contact April Ross, Membership and Communications Officer

“The skill of the NCF is being highly relevant to small, medium and large voluntary organisations”

– NCF member, St Monica Trust


“The NCF provide insightful constructive positive support to (and about) the not for profit care sector in a way that simply no other care provider can”

– NCF member, Coverage Care Services


“On a day to day basis, I find that the weekly policy briefing on its own is worth the cost of membership”

– NCF member, Avante Care & Support


“Brilliant weekly update; so much to take in. Lots of great articles… as ever!”

– NCF member, Brunelcare

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