Laverstock Care Centre shortlisted for top award

Laverstock Care Centre was shortlisted for a top award at the Caring Homes Group Recognition Awards.

With more than 5,500 employees across the group Laverstock Care Centre beat off stiff competition to be recognised as having the Best Dementia Care Team of the Year.

The awards were presented at a glittering ceremony hosted at the Grove Hotel in Watford and presented by musician and singer Ronan Keating.

Laverstock Care Centre is a modern purpose built care home situated in the medieval cathedral City of Salisbury offering residential, nursing and dementia care for up to 80 elderly residents.

The team has specialist dementia training to support people living with dementia and actively promotes a dementia friendly community through sharing knowledge and experience.

Following a review of over 3,000 nominations received from colleagues and people supported for the awards, Laverstock Care Centre was shortlisted in the dementia care category.

The judges shared the views of one nomination which stated; “The team at Laverstock display the core values of dementia care – privacy, dignity and respect. There is a partnership between everyone who works there to provide the highest quality, person centred care.”

Attended by over 340 guests the evening was a great occasion, with colleagues and business partners coming together to celebrate the very best care and support provided by outstanding people.

Paul Jeffery, CEO, Caring Homes Group stated; “The Recognition Awards 2017, provided an opportunity to showcase talent, dedication and commitment, as well as demonstrate the crucial role our professionals play in caring for some of the most vulnerable people in our society.

“It’s very important that we celebrate success, from the finalists nominated, to the thousands of our colleagues making a significant contribution to caring for and supporting people all over the UK.”

The event was generously sponsored by Caring Homes Group’s business partners, who together made the event possible.

To find out more about Laverstock Care Centre and life at the home, please contact us on 0808 223 5520 or email manager.laverstock@caringhomes.org.

Laverstock Care Centre

Home Manager

Kay Wainwright

Address

London Road,
Salisbury,
Wiltshire,
SP1 3HP

Contact
0808 223 5520
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