Skills for Care understands that employers and their staff need help to access funding for training.
Our six areas offer support and guidance to employers in accessing funding to train their staff.
However, it is the responsibility of the individual to directly contact the funding body, and to thoroughly check the criteria for eligibility when using the Skills for Care signposts to potential sources of skills funding.
Information on changes to skills funding
Information on the Employer Owenership of Skills Fund
Individual employers 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.
Details on other sources of funding for skills
ULOs can apply for grant funding to deliver learning and development required by people who employ their own care and support staff (individual employers).
Details on how to apply for Skills for Care funding
Details on how to apply for Skills for Care's innovation fund