WELCOME TO RECLAIM SOCIAL CARE

We are a non-party political campaigning organisation involving disabled people, carers, trade unionists, activists, academics and health and social care professionals and workers.

We are a coalition of individual members and affiliated organisations campaigning for all social support, independent living and care services to be: 

  • Free at the point of use 
  • Fully funded through progressive taxation 
  • Subject to national standards based on article 19 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Disabled People, addressing people’s aspirations and choices and with robust safeguarding procedures. 
  • Publicly and  democratically run, designed and delivered locally and  co-productively involving Local Authorities, the NHS and service users, disabled people and carers 
  • Underpinned by a workforce who have appropriate  training, qualifications, career structure, pay and conditions. 
  • Committed to giving informal carers the rights and support they need.

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Bob Williams-Findlay discusses Disability, Vulnerability and the Pandemic

It is widely acknowledged that we are living through difficult and uncertain times. The Covid-19 pandemic has led to over 80,000 deaths in the United Kingdom, with many more likely to face long-term implications of having the virus. Given this, and the fact that a...

Sandra Daniels talk about Co-Production

You can read the talk given by Sandra Daniels about her own experience as as disabled activist and working in the advocacy and self advocacy field at People First Birmingham. Given at the Reclaim Social Care members and supporters meeting on 11th December 2020, by...

Reclaim Social Care – Co-production: what it is and how it can be employed. 19th November 2020 Public Zoom

Over 60 people attended this successful zoom event which was the start of an important discussion. You can watch it over again on YouTube https://youtu.be/Q_-35oc7ZUU and send the link to other people who may be interested. Further information and the speeches are...

Tribute to Sian Vasey from Bob Williams-Findlay

Two weeks ago Sian Vasey died peacefully in a hospice surrounded by close friends and family. I knew Sian was seriously ill some weeks before as she was admitted into hospital during the planning of a meeting we were organising with Liz Kendal.  I had invited...

Why Care? Reclaim Social Care Webinar

Read the notes from Bob Williams-Findlay's contribution

Why Care? Reclaim Social Care Webinar

Read the notes from Byrony Shannon's contribution

Why Care? Reclaim Social Care Webinar

Read the notes from Judy Hunt's contribution

End Social Care Crisis Meeting 10th Oct

You can watch the launch of the campaign for a National Care Support and Independent Living Service on youtube
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