Established in 2017, the CareTech Charitable Foundation is an independent grant-making corporate foundation registered with the Charity Commission. Funded and founded by CareTech Holdings PLC, the Foundation has an independent Board of trustees responsible for delivering its Charitable Objects.
The Foundation has ambitious and clear-sighted objectives to deliver meaningful impact to communities in the UK and overseas about which the staff of CareTech PLC and its service users feel proud and strongly engaged, providing a unique contribution to the charitable marketplace consistent with CareTech PLC’s values and approach.
The CareTech Foundation’s work is focused on the following three key objectives:
- Physical and learning disabilities and mental health. Supporting disabled people and those with long-term health difficulties, including those with mental health conditions and complex physical and learning disabilities.
- Skills development for the care sector. Skills development for those from deprived and disadvantaged backgrounds for careers in the care sector.
- Supporting our communities and the CareTech family. Developing an ambitious CSR programme in partnership with CareTech PLC, supporting the family and friends of CareTech employees facing significant financial, health or similar challenges.
The Foundation’s support is devoted to supporting those in need in the UK and in developing countries overseas.
The Foundation delivers its key objectives through the following key approaches: