The United Kingdom Homecare Association Ltd (UKHCA) is the national representative association for member organisations providing care, including nursing care, to people in their own home. The mission of UKHCA is to represent, promote and support the sustainable provision of high standard homecare.
This Code of Practice provides guidelines to enable an organisation providing homecare to operate in such a way that:
- the highest standards of care are provided;
- the rights and welfare of service users are paramount;
- the rights and welfare of careworkers are protected.