Allied Healthcare CQC Stage 6 notification - information and resources

Information for councils affected by risk of service disruption because of the possible failure of the home care supplier Allied Healthcare.


CQC issued a letter to councils on 6 November 2018 advising them of a credible risk of service disruption because of the possible failure of the home care supplier Allied Healthcare.

We are monitoring the situation closely with ADASS, CQC, DHSC and NHSE colleagues and we will keep councils updated as events unfold. To request further information and support please email CHIP@local.gov.uk

CQC update on Allied Healthcare

Ministerial statement 

Other CQC information issued subsequently:

Allied Healthcare statement

Allied Healthcare statement

Other useful resources

With the Local Government Information Unit the LGA published a guide on contingency planning and ADASS guidance offers helpful pointers.

Other Care and Health Improvement Programme market sustainability and contingency planning tips can be found here.