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Who we are

Community Health Partnerships (CHP) is wholly owned by the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care and a key member of the NHS Family.

Incorporated in 2001 CHP set out to improve community-based health and social care services, by working to improve the NHS estate through Public Private Partnerships established by the NHS LIFT programme.

In 2013 CHP were given the major challenge of taking on the role of Head Tenant from the former Primary Care Trusts (PCT) and building on the capability needed to manage this unique portfolio of over 300 properties from scratch.

We have grown to be a Company with a diverse workforce and regional offices in Manchester, London and Birmingham, with our properties comprising of 5% of the NHS property portfolio.

Our purpose

CHP exists to provide high quality health and social care facilities which meet identified local need. We work with a range of partners to provide innovative and sustainable spaces for the benefit of patients, service users, and those who care for them. We maximise the benefits of our existing assets and respond to needs for new developments. We are leaders in our field, with a unique set of skills and experience in commercial investment, community infrastructure development and property management.

Our vision

Technically expert

The partner of choice for primary and community care facilities. To be recognised as experts and leaders in our field, the first point of enquiry at both policy and delivery level.

Leaders and influencers in property investment and management

The principal source for expertise, opinion and partnership. Our vision is to influence policy at the highest level and to underpin that by delivering services which set the benchmark.

Forward thinking and innovative

Bringing new and sustainable solutions to challenging situations. Our vision is for our teams to collaborate further; to generate and implement outstanding improvements to systems and services and to increase our contribution at all levels

In touch and in tune with our communities

To continue to grow and develop into the most trusted investment and property management partner. We are committed to working collaboratively with our tenants, investment partners and a wide range of health and social care professionals to benefit patients and service users.

Entrepreneurial and commercially minded

Delivering optimum value to the end user. We will invest in innovative developments and optimise the return on all our investments; maximising utilisation and providing the best buildings in the right places. We will continue to provide excellent property management services in this specialist asset class to maximise community benefit.