Other organisations that support and promote the Code

This page provides details about other organisations who support the Code and are involved in its promotion. Also included on this page are providers who want to sign up to the Code - but don't yet have a website.

If your organisation fits into this category, please send us your details, using the contact form at this link.

Care Quality Commission (CQC)

Description: The CQC makes sure hospitals, care homes, dental and GP surgeries, and all other care services in England provide people with safe, effective, compassionate and high-quality care, and we encourage them to make improvements.

Contact: http://www.cqc.org.uk/

Department of Health




NHS England


The Q-Team at Southdown

At Southdown, the Q-Team are a team of people with learning disabilities who check that Southdown's services are providing quality support and enabling people with learning disabilities to lead the lives they choose. The Q-Team therefore fully support the Driving Up Quality Code.

Here’s a link to the Q-Team on Southdown's website http://www.southdownhousing.org/get-involved/the-q-team/

Kent Challenging Behaviour Network (KCBN)

The Kent Challenging Behaviour Network (KCBN) aims to improve the quality of services for people with intellectual disabilities who can present challenging behaviour and live in Kent by promoting and sharing best practice.  The KCBN brings together professionals in learning disabilities and challenging behaviour through regular training, workshops and conferences, and by providing an opportunity to network through regular meetings and project work.

Contact: http://kcbn.co.uk/

Park View Resource Centre

Park View encourages people to take control of their lives and have a real belief in their potential. Park View helps improve the quality of life for everyone they work with, regardless of their ability. That means supporting people to achieve the things that matter to them most. Park View will be signing up to the Code once their website has been finished.

Regions supported: North West
Address: Rishton Road, Clayton Le Moors, BB5 5PN
Telephone: 01254 87504501254 875045 / 07851394364

Web site: under construction
Email: john@pvrc.wanadoo.co.uk

Capita CARE

NETS(work)- the North East Third Sector Learning Disability Providers' Network.

Description: NETS(work), the North East Third Sector Learning Disability Providers' Network, links third sector organisations which work with people with a learning disability. NETS(work) aims to support providers to offer choice and control for people with a learning disability, their families and carers in the North East.  It also aims to influence policy which impacts on people with a learning disability and those that support them in the North East.

Contact details:
Nick Ball,Key House, Tankerville Place, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 3AT. 07582 74734307582 747343. Nick.ball@netswork.org.uk. http://netswork.org.uk.


DNV Healthcare

Description: Having an impartial and independent view can help organisations understand where they are succeeding and identify areas for improvement.  DNV Healthcare can provide independent verification of your organisation’s self-assessment.  DNV have provided external assessment and support services across the NHS and independent sector since 2000; their approach encourages and supports organisations in driving up quality, improving safety and sharing good practice. 

Contact details: For more information on independent verification of your organisation’s performance against the Driving Up Quality Code please contact DNV at: dnvhealthcare@dnv.com.

Quality Compliance Systems (QCS)

Quality Compliance Systems (QCS) provides CQC care quality management to adult social care providers across the UK. The QCS care management systems supports care homes, dentists and GP practices in delivering high-quality, CQC compliant care.

Contact website: http://www.ukqcs.co.uk/

Derbyshire Carers Association

Derbyshire Carers Association provides support and signposting to unpaid Carers.

Regions supported: Midlands East
Address: The Willows, The White House, Slack Lane, Ripley, DE5 3HF
Telephone: 01773 749087
Email: louise.green@derbyshirecarers.co.uk


IDELO Ltd. is committed to providing a quality service of residential care based on the values of privacy, dignity, independence, choice, rights, fulfillment, equality of opportunity and the enjoyment of life.

Regions supported: London
Address: 5 & 8 Courtenay Ave, Harrow, HA3 5JH
Telephone: 0208 421 0466
Email: winston_mayers@yahoo.co.uk

AKC Home Support Services

Established in 1991 AKC based in the county of Conwy is an independent provider of domiciliary care and support for people with varying levels of need from 1-24 hours a day

Regions supported: North West
Address: The Ground Floor Annexe, Penrhos Mano, Oak Drive Colwyn Bay, Conwy,
LL29 7YW
Telephone: 01492 534662
Email: enquiries@akc.uk.com

My Support and Care Ltd

An innovative organisation changing the way support and care is provided to adults with LD and other associated disabilities.

Regions supported: London
Telephone:  07413594885
Email: info@mscltd.org

S.L.S. & Learning Ltd

We offer Care Leavers a stepping stone into society by offering support with life skills and emotional intelligence training, which gives them the tools and confidence they need to obtain a job and maintain a tenancy in the community.

Regions supported: South East
Address: 52 Vale Square, CT11 9DA
Telephone: 01843304293
Email: doitnow@choose2achieve.co.uk

Alee Care

Alee Care is a family-run health and social care provider working in the Domiciliary care sector and the provision of temporary healthcare staff to various institutions.

Regions supported: London, South East
Address: Airport House, Purley Way, CR0 0XZ
Telephone: 0207816949
Email: info@aleecare.com

Corner House Residential Home ltd

Residential home for adults with learning disabilities in the London Borough of Newham

Regions supported: London
Address: 131 Stokes Road, East Ham, E6 3SF
Telephone: 02074743033
Email: chrh@btopenworld.com

Team Home Help Ltd.

Delivering affordable live-in carers to the elderly by way of a mature type of au pair. Affordable and proven effective alternative.

Regions supported: East of England, London, Midlands East, Midlands West, North East, North West, South East, South West, Yorkshire & Humber.

Address: 3 Ludlow Avenue, LU1 3RW
Telephone: +44 7543550660
Website: http://teamhomehelp.co.uk
Email: babbagejohn7@gmail.com

ENS Recruitment Limited

ENS is an established community support provider in the Essex and London area, with over 23 years of experience. We aim to provide the highest quality support in a flexible way, designed to meet individual needs. We are CQC registered for domiciliary and nursing services, and work alongside local councils, housing associations and also with people with Direct Payments or who are privately funded.

Regions supported: East of England, South East.

Address: 22-24 Hamlet Court Road, Westcliff-on-sea, Essex, SS0 7LX
Telephone: 01702 361400
Website: http://www.ensrecruitment.co.uk
Email: enquiries@ensrg.co.uk

Care Quality Assurance

Care Quality Assurance is an organisation committed to supporting users of all CQC registered services, by providing thorough and independent audits, assessment monitoring and ratings improvement.

Regions supported: East of England, London, Midlands East, Midlands West, North East, North West, South East, South West, Yorkshire & Humber.

Address: 3 Bridgend, Churchstoke, SY15 6AD
Telephone: 0845 643 1713
Website: https://www.c-q-a.org
Email: info@c-q-a.org