Our MD’s blogs

Putting disabilities at the heart of the care sector
The days of thinking about ‘service users’ as the passive recipients of care who should …
The urgent need for greater investment in autism social care research
Autistic adults are too often left behind and current research does not provide long-term solutions.
Digital solutions to social care problems
The care sector had to adjust in real time on the front lines of the …
Invest in our people to invest in our communities… and in our businesses!
The value of skills-based volunteering programmes to business, society and individuals.
Less talk, more action!
Building a better, more diverse and inclusive care sector for the future
Standing proud in the face of our greatest challenge
Delivering a positive legacy from the COVID-19 pandemic for the social care sector.
Preparing for our future
Why the care sector needs to care for its employees
Jaw-dropping selflessness and dedication
I have written before about my personal experience of the social care sector in connection with my …
1.6 million heroes! COVID-19 and the care sector
In every village, town and city, 1.6 million amazing individuals are looking after the most …
Will 2020 be the year we solve the social care crisis?
Standing on the steps of Downing Street, Boris Johnson promised to solve the social care …
We must support the Beating Heart of Care
The social care sector is all about its people. They are the beating heart of …
Righting the balance
Muslims make up 7 per cent of the UK population and 15 per cent of …
Where’s My Mum Gone?
Monday marked the beginning of Dementia Awareness Week. CareTech Foundation CEO, Jonathan Freeman, kindly shared his thoughts …
#MentalHealthAwarenessWeek – Tackling Stigma in Pakistan
Mental Health Awareness Week offers a fantastic opportunity to increase understanding about mental health issues, …
It’s time we showed care workers how much we value what they do!
The Department of Health & Social Care recently launched a new recruitment drive to get more people …
Charities & public benefit: the ends don’t justify the means
The number of UK foundations with an explicit statement on diversity issues on their website …
CEO’s Blog – Up and Running!
Six months since the public launch of the Foundation, our Chief Executive Jonathan Freeman has …
Mentoring — good for business, good for society?
From Richard Branson to Steve Jobs, to Yves St Laurent, pretty much any successful business …
If you’re so good, prove it!
The business world regularly tells us that young people aren’t equipped with the skills that …
Beware Mentoring Providers Bearing Gifts!
The challenges of recruiting schools! You are so proud of your shiny mentoring programme! You …