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Skills for Care & Development

Skills for Care & Development (SfC&D) is the sector skills council for people providing social work, social care and children's services to the people of the UK.

Skills for Care and Development is the Sector Skills Council (SSC) for people working in early years, children and young people's services, and those working in social work and social care for children and adults in the UK. The SSC is a partnership of organisations:
Care Council for Wales, Northern Ireland Social Care Council, Scottish Social Services Council, and Skills for Care.

Skills for Care is an independent registered charity working with 35,000 adult social care employers to set the standards and qualifications to equip 1.5 million social care workers with the skills and knowledge needed to deliver high quality care to people who use services and carers.