WINNER in three awards categories
Best Individual Care Home: Mildenhall Lodge, Suffolk
Best Maintenance Team: Sandfields, Cheltenham
Best for Garden or Outdoor Space: Britten Court, Suffolk
The annual awards recognise excellence and innovation in UK care home management, operation and delivery. In 2018, Mildenhall Lodge took the overall accolade of Care home of the year in the category for homes which are part of a wider group.
Managing director Andrew Knight said: “I cannot begin to describe just how proud I am of all the teams shortlisted in these awards. The fact that we were shortlisted for 14 different awards and that five different homes actually took home trophies is a testament to the hard work and dedication of all our teams in providing the best possible lifestyle for the 7000 plus people that we support in our homes.”
We also received high commendations in two categories:
Best Nursing Care: Hollins Park, Macclesfield
Best Individual Care Home: Whitby Dene, Middlesex
WINNER Best Individual Care Home 2017
Broadwater Lodge near Godalming was named as the Best Individual Care Home 2017. Judges praised the team’s enthusiasm and caring and considered approach, and were impressed with the innovation shown throughout the home by team members, as well as the home’s ‘outstanding’ CQC rating.
Angela Bookham, home manager at Broadwater Lodge, says “We ensure that everything residents do or experience is meaningful and life enhancing for them, and we’re delighted that this has been recognised.”
Care UK also received high commendations in 2017 in five categories: