Do you want to make long-lasting impact in social care?

We invite individuals from a range of disciplines to think broadly on ways to create positive change. The Care Innovation Challenge is open to everyone. We have three separate Challenges a year:

1. PRO CHALLENGE for working professionals and entrepreneurs

2. CARE SECTOR CHALLENGE for care managers and Staff


A creative weekend of idea generation and prototype trialling.

We're inviting applications from teams  to attend a Startup Sprint' style weekend in London. This weekend will involve taking on some of the biggest challenges facing the care sector.   

Once we identify a winner, we will provide co-working spaces as well as ongoing mentorship and support to you.

We work closely with our Founding Partners, who will further support by provide their expert knowledge to help you create the best possible solution for the care sector.

We welcome applications from entrepreneurs, working professionals and students keen to make a difference in  provide a high quality of life for those receiving care. 

Care Innovation Challenge

Join us for the upcoming University Challenge and use your innovation to drive change in social care


  Starting with 12 teams, the weekend will end with teams presenting their projects to a judging panel of industry experts


    5 teams with the highest quality ideas will be selected to go through to the final held in the Department of Health and Social Care


Winning teams will receive prize money of up to £1000, which will be announced at the Department of Health and Social Care

Want to join us in creating innovative solutions for social care?