Welcome to ECCA

The English Community Care Association (ECCA) is the largest representative body for community care in England. Working on behalf of small, medium and large providers, it speaks with a single unified voice on behalf of its members and the sector. It seeks to create an environment in which providers can continue to deliver and develop the high quality care that communities require and deserve.


Report breaks down barriers to better commissioning of learning disability services

Published on: November 27, 2013

Leadership, reduced bureaucracy and sharing risk are among the key ingredients to successful commissioning, according to a report* published today. The challenges – and potential solutions ... [read more]

Barchester Healthcare announces new CEO

Published on: November 20, 2013

  Dr Pete Calveley has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Barchester Healthcare – the high quality care provider with more than 200 homes across ... [read more]

Press Releases 2013

New initiative builds links between HWBs and independent health and care providers

Published on: November 27, 2013

A new initiative to help create stronger links between Health and Wellbeing Boards (HWBs) and independent health and care providers is being set up to ... [read more]

CQC State of Care report

Published on: November 26, 2013

ECCA welcomes the focus on older people and preventing admission to hospital in this ‘State of Care’ report.   Professor Martin Green OBE said:“It is ... [read more]