Welcome to Purple Cambridgeshire

Purple is the new preferred provider for Cambridgeshire County Council’s Direct Payment Support Services contract and would be delighted to discuss how we can support you with managing your direct payment.  Purple offer the following direct payment support services for both adults and children:

Payroll and Purchase Ledger (Click here)

Whatever your needs are and however long you have had a direct payment, our expert team of account managers will support and advise you on all aspects of employing your own PAs, using an agency or processing invoices.

Information, Advice and Guidance (Click here)

Our team of expert advisers will guide you through the direct payment process and support you with employing your personal assistants.

PA Register (Click here)

Our PA Register, called Purple Match is a great tool for finding PAs and for PAs to find jobs.

Call us today  on 01245 392300 to find out more about the services we offer or complete the enquiry form below and we will get back to you as quick as we can.


Contact Us


Unit X99, Stirling House
Cambridge Innovation Park
Denny End Road
CB25 9PB

Phone: +44 (0) 1245 392 300

PA Register

If you are looking to employ someone to meet your care and support needs, we know it can be a daunting and sometimes expensive task. Finding the right personal assistant is important and it can be difficult to know where to begin to find that right person.

Purple Match has been created to help both employers and PA’s find their perfect match easily.


Where to find Purple Match

Purple Match can be found at:


You will need to login to use Purple Match. This can be done easily on the website.


Using Purple Match

You will be able to access a list of personal assistants looking for work in your area and use the search criteria to find the right personal assistant for you. You will still be able to choose the person you employ and they will work for you, not Cambridgeshire County Council or Purple. You will still need to interview them to make sure they are right for you and you will have to meet all your legal obligations as an employer, but you will be able to message the individual online before meeting them in person. Help is available to support you with this (please contact your Independent Living Adviser).

As well as searching for a personal assistant an employer will also be able to create their own profile for PA’s to search and enquire.



A PA or Employer may be removed from Purple Match if they provide false or misleading information, we receive negative feedback from an employer, or if a safeguarding allegation is upheld. If you are concerned about someone’s continued inclusion on Purple Match, please contact us.

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