What we do

GCPA main aims are:

  • To represent the interests of independent care/support providers and promote membership within the County
  • To work with the local authorities, NHS and other statutory and regulatory bodies in Gloucestershire to help us all improve social care delivery.
  • To encourage the sharing of best practice amongst our members and the maintenance of the highest possible standards of care amongst our members.
  • To negotiate with the County Council’s Officers
    the annual fee reviews and contractual revisions
    with the County.
  • To work with the training bodies to try to ensure that their central government funded training programmes and associated policies are in the best interests of the independent sector.
  • To provide, through this website, information on
    our members and on social care in Gloucestershire
    to help people considering social care for themselves or a relative.