carewise

sharing care information with you

The Suffolk Brokerage is an independent, non profit making organisation dedicated to raising care standards in Suffolk by providing impartial advice, guidance and information to support the county’s health and social care sector. 

We do this by providing a number of services including:

  • Assisting employers with workforce development
  • Information, advice and guidance on all social care training matters
  • Keeping the sector up-to-date through regular communications and the information hub Carewise
  • Running the I…Care Ambassador service
  • Promoting careers in care through our Care Careers Suffolk service with a dedicated project coordinator and a website
  • Providing master classes and information events for managers
  • Organising conferences and events to inform the sector
  • Working with health to deliver integrated services
  • Providing business advice to care businesses in Suffolk
  • Facilitating apprenticeships throughout the county
We aim: 
  • To support the sector to implement new competencies needed to comply with legislation
  • To promote a positive local image of health and social care
  • To seek and secure funding for the sector, and to ensure this is offered equitably
  • To support the recruitment of the social care workforce
  • To assist care providers to deliver a suitable and competent workforce in Suffolk
Our services change to meet the needs and demands of the local care economy. You can find out more by clicking here, or call us on 01449 720400. To go to The Suffolk Brokerage website click here.