Riverdale Court carer wins Care Newcomer award at regional Great British Care Awards held at The Hilton Bankside on July 29th.
Avante Care and Support’s Riverdale Court Care Home in Welling scooped first prize at the Great British Care Awards, held at The Hilton Bankside Hotel on Thursday 29th July.
Julie Bright was winner in The Care Newcomer Award category, whilst Christina Akinloye & Esther Ozoani were runners up in The Care Home Activity Organiser Award category.
Stuart Cross Avante Care & Support – Managing Director, commented “It’s wonderful that our three colleagues have been recognised by these awards, particularly after such a difficult year with the pandemic. All our staff play a vital role in making sure our residents enjoy vibrant and fulfilling lives, and it is great that their work has been rewarded in this way”.
Hakim Issop, Home Manager, Riverdale Court, said, ‘Our staff have worked exceptionally hard to protect our residents and service users through the current pandemic, but they have never lost sight of our Vision – Communities where everyone has a vibrant and fulfilling life’.
Avante Care & Support is a registered charity, established in 1990. Avante Care & Support provides care to over 1000 people. In our care homes we deliver specialist residential dementia and nursing services, including day care and short term respite breaks. Our home care teams provide assistance with daily living, enabling individuals to maintain independent lives in the comfort of their own home.