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UK Homecare Association (UKHCA)
Sutton Business Centre
|Description||The United Kingdom Homecare Association Ltd (UKHCA) is the professional association of home care providers from the independent, voluntary, not-for-profit and statutory sectors. |
Home care organisations that provide social care to people in their own homes can voluntarily register with UKHCA. You can use their website to find a home care agency.
Visit the UK Home Care Association website
|Telephone number||020 8661 8188|
|Further information||Care agencies which provide personal care services in England must be registered with the Care Quality Commission (CQC). You should check an agency is registered with the CQC before using personal care services. |
Personal care, as defined by the Health and Social Care Act 2008, means physical assistance in connection with eating or drinking, toileting, washing or bathing, dressing, oral care, the care of skin, hair and nails (except for chiropody and podiatry services).
Record last updated: 01 March 2017