CAF Bank provides lending, banking and deposit account services for not-for-profit care providers, as well as for other UK charities and social enterprises. We are owned by a charity, driven by a social purpose and trusted by customers with over £1 billion of deposits.
Are you looking for a flexible finance partner to help you fund the purchase, build or renovation of care facilities? We offer tailored loans of between £50,000 and £5 million, repayable over 2-25 years. And our team of experienced relationship managers travel to meet every borrower, to fully understand the organisation’s aims, objectives and project proposal.
The secure, low cost alternative to corporate credit cards. Whether you have staff claiming expenses, or are seeking to replace petty cash, the Cashplus Business Expense Card is the ideal solution for all care organisations. Can be used for company purchases, petty cash expenses and all staff and vehicle expenses. It also provides a simple solution for cash disbursement across multi-site organisations.
Key features include:
Control employee expenses
Manage cards online
Full fraud and purchase protection
Simple expense reconciliation
Key benefits to your organisation are:
Elimination of costly petty cash processing
Reduction in exposure to expense fraud
Low cost solution – easy to add additional cardholders
No credit risk – staff can only spend what is loaded onto the card
Simplifies accounting reconciliations – can export electronic transaction reporting
The Co-operative Bank, Birmingham Corporate Banking Centre, 1st Floor, 118 - 120 Colmore Row, Birmingham , West Midlands B3 3BA
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The Co-operative family of businesses are uniquely positioned to specifically assist National Care Forum members with a wide range of products and services spanning many sectors, from pharmacy and financial services to life planning and energy procurement.
The co-operative pharmacy offers care home support including medicines dispensed via monitored dosage systems, the supply of essential equipment, compliance audits and face-to-face training. It also offers flu vaccinations and is a supplier of surgical products and mobility and independent living equipment via its Wardles business.
The co-operative bank is the only high street bank with a clear Ethical Policy based on the opinions of its members and customers. The Policy sets outs the clients it will, and will not, lend to in line with its customers’ views. It offers a wide range of financial products and services including a dedicated relationship manager and team for larger care sector organisations, and a discounted banking tariff specifically for charities
The co-operative insurance can offer a wide range of products for liability, asset and revenue protection.
The co-operative electrical offers value for money electrical products from renowned manufacturers.
The co-operative energy services can help reduce energy costs by allowing participating organisations to benefit from bulk buying. The Co-operative also shares its expertise in efficiency, sustainability and environmental management. It purchases energy for 13,000 sites across the UK all of which come from renewable sources.
Sunwin services group provides a diverse range of security services for most types of business, from security guarding, personnel screening and key-holding to secure cash collection, general CViT management and ATM engineering support.
The co-operative funeralcare is the UK’s leading funeral director running more than 800 funeral homes across the country.
The co-operative legal services provides an alternative to high street solicitors, with legal help and advice, will writing and help to manage the affairs of the deceased. It also offers legal assistance with accidents and personal injuries.
The co-operative travel management provides travel services that include a self-ticketing system and arranging all rail, flight and hotel bookings.
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