Due to ongoing postal strikes, we are experiencing disruption to postal claims, extending payment timescales. If you do need to make a claim, the quickest and simplest way is via your MyPaycare log in, to ensure your claim is processed and paid as quickly as possible. For specific information about Mail services during the strikes, please visit Royal Mail - Latest News.

We are immensely proud of our 140 year history

Founded in 1874 by the foremen of some of Wolverhampton’s largest factories, in a bid to protect their employees from crippling medical bills, Paycare has since grown to become one of the most respected health cover providers in the UK.

1874

The first Hospital Saturday was held in Wolverhampton

1931

The Royal Hospital Contributary Association was established for a maximum of 3d per week

1948

With the birth of the NHS, the Contributary Association was dissolved and replaced by the new Wolverhampton & District Patient’s Aid Association

1953

Hospital in-patient, optical and dental benefits were introduced to the Paycare plans

1964

Patient’s Aid Association became a company limited by guarantee

1989

Paycare House was officially opened by Billy Wright CBE

1996

Sponsorship of the Wolves’ Disabled Lounge was launched

2005

Official name change to Paycare and ranked #1 Cash Plan Provider by Money Saving Expert a year later

2007

Paycare awarded winner of ‘Business Commitment to the Community’ by the Black Country Chamber

2009

Paycare launched free redundancy cover for Paycare members

2016

Launch of Online Claiming Platform through Paycare website

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