About us

The Markel 3rd Sector Care Awards were launched in 2014 to celebrate and showcase the innovation and care excellence of the not-for-profit care and support sector.

Care Management Matters (CMM), published by Care Choices, is a highly regarded publication for senior executives, owners and operators in the care sector. Established for over 15 years, CMM offers insight and analysis on what matters most in social care and prides itself on being an advocate for best practice.

CMM has worked with the National Care Forum (NCF) for many years. NCF have been promoting quality care through the not-for-profit sector for over 20 years and has become a leading voice in the sector.

Through CMM’s joint collaborations and discussions with NCF – the need for an event celebrating the achievements in this dynamic sector was realised, and The Markel 3rd Sector Care Awards were launched.

CMM is delighted to have support for the Awards from the following leading organisations;