Background

The charity began life as the National Nursery Examination Board (NNEB), established by the Ministry of Health in 1945. The NNEB merged with the Council for Early Years Awards in 1994 to form the Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education, otherwise known as CACHE.  After the sale of CACHE in September 2015 the charity changed its name to the Foundation for Training and Education in Care (FTEC) whilst trustees agreed on a new strategic direction.  Following the discussions and the recruitment of new trustees, Future Care Capital was established in February 2016, with Her Majesty the Queen as Royal Patron.

Current Activity

Future Care Capital is now embarking upon a new phase of development using evidence-based research, to advance ideas that will help shape future health and social care policy to deliver better outcomes for society. The charity aims to stimulate a national debate around health and social care provision through events, campaigns and crowdsourcing.  FCC also has a keen interest in how technology can transform health and social care outcomes, which will be a focus of its policy activities and wider partnership work.

Alongside policy and advocacy work, FCC aims to support innovative ventures, acting as a specialist start-up funder and investor through its separate Innovation Fund.  The Fund seeks to invest in ventures that address major healthcare needs, such as mental health, ageing and chronic medical conditions. FCC believes that focused social investment in this area can, if targeted effectively, work across traditional boundaries to deliver improved health and social care outcomes.

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Latest News

Press Release

New Chief Executive appointed
19th Mar 2018

PRESS RELEASE 19th March 2018 New Chief Executive appointed Greg Allen has been appointed the Chief…

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Policy

Securing the future
19th Sep 2017

A new settlement for health and care or ‘Care Covenant’, underpinned by Future Care Guarantees, will…

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Blog

Are the Government’s guiding principles for better...
25th Apr 2018

Are the Government’s guiding principles for better social care a step in the right direction? April…

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The Latest from Us

Our Deputy Chief Executive looks at the Government’s guiding principles for better social care in his latest blog. Although the seven principles offer a blueprint to map how the Government's forthcoming social care consultation will be structured, the test will be whether these principles stack up as a good way to help deliver meaningful long-term solutions. Read more here: https://futurecarecapital.org.uk/are-the-governments-guiding-principles-for-better-social-care-a-step-in-the-right-direction/

Interesting article by writing for . He suggests that a form of social insurance or an auto-enrolment model that begins in our 40s could offer a way of pooling risk and a source to meet costs. Is this a sustainable route to fund care? https://t.co/xB5j1Li7Hj

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