Build your care business

strategic Partners

Build your care business

strategic Partners

Our Strategic Partners

Improving care businesses every day

Institute of Health & Social Care Management

The Institute of Health & Social Care Management  is an Institute, approved in company law, with membership open to leaders, managers and administrators working in health and social care.

Thoughts Become Things Care Consultancy clients have access to membership of the IHM. This provides a valuable resource for Learning & Development, Wellbeing support, as well as events, specific to care businesses.  Read more about our partnership here.


Astraline 24/7/365 national Telecare call monitoring Thoughts Become Things Care consultancy are working in partnership with Astraline who are part of the Johnnie Johnson House Group.

They provide 24-hour call monitoring and assistive technology services that can significantly improve outcomes for people living at home. It has the capacity to not only provide first responders but also builds intelligent data that can pick up abnormalities in patterns of behaviour. Call us on 01492 550401 to find out how your home care business can provide this valuable service to your clients

Lisa Hitchcox

Lisa is not only an exceptionally experienced quality assurance professional, she also offers, and delivers, a range of bespoke and comprehensive audits, inspections and quality monitoring services. Enabling care businesses to strive towards delivering 'Outstanding' care.
Areas Covered:  North West England

Specialist areas:  mock inspections, quality assurance framework, CQC training and mentoring, monitoring and action plan follow ups

Simon Crowth

Simon Crowther

Simon is the founder of Care Skilled who are experts in the Care Sector. They provide consultancy and training solutions that produce better care outcomes, reduce costs, grow your home care business, improve staff recruitment and retention and achieve better CQC reports.

Areas Covered: UK Wide

Specialist areas: Start up home care business, care training and qualifications, succession planning

Tim Dallinger

Tim is the founder of Social Care Consultants Ltd who bring together first-hand experience of owning, managing and working in care settings.  With knowledge of best practice and current legislation to offer a range of services to both care setting operators, their managers and staff.

Areas Covered:  Wales and South England

Specialist areas: Training, audits & quality benchmark assessments

why strategic partners?


There are many component parts to building your care business.  The strategic partners I work with deliver in all the areas your growing business needs.

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