Skills for Care

Individual employers (people who directly employ their care or support staff) are now able to apply for grant funding directly from Skills for Care to support the full costs of training and development for themselves and their personal assistants.

What is this?

Skills for Care will fund any training, development or qualifications that demonstrate value for money and meet the needs of the individual employer and their personal assistants.

When can I apply for the funding?

You can apply for funding now. Grant funding will be allocated on a 'first come, first served' basis.

How can I apply?

More information can be found on the Skills for care website.

If you have any questions about this funding, contact us on, 0113 241 1275 or email  funding@skillsforcare.org.uk

Skills for Care to support the full costs of training and development for themselves and their personal assistants.