Welcome to The Association of Social Care Professionals

Welcome to The Association of Social Care Professionals

Our major objectives:

  • To support, develop and where necessary represent a Professional Community of Social Care Managers and Associated Professionals.
  • To provide an independent voice for Social Care Managers and Social Care Professionals.
  • To protect and promote the status and interests of the Members by ensuring that their contribution to the Social Care field is both supported and recognized.
  • To provide National and Local networks and support frameworks for members to continually develop, and to promote professional standards across the sector.
  • To promote, support and monitor Continuous Professional Development (CPD) and good practice, holding seminars, networking meetings and other events where appropriate.
  • To advance research in the field of Social Care Management with the aim to influence policy, operations and culture in the field of Social Care.


Our purpose is to enhance and promote high standards of professionalism and Social Care Management. We aim to improve Social Care Services through supporting Care Professionals at all levels.


Our aim is to provide research, support, training and educational services to all Social Care Professionals. Contributing to raising standards in the delivery of Social Care Services for all those who access them.


Our membership aims to reflect the diversity across Domiciliary, Residential Care and Day Centre Management and Care Professionals within Local Authority, Private, Independent and Commercial Social Care sectors, at all levels.

We hope that you take the opportunity to become a Member of the Association and work with us to raise the profile and professionalism of Social Care.

Even if you are not a Member of the Association I hope you will take advantage of the range of services that we offer, including HR & Care Consultancy and our new Accredited Training Service, offering External Quality Assurance for Social Care Businesses that wish to deliver in-house training or for independent training professionals.

Best Wishes

Hannah Leek MCIPD


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