Dedicated carers commended


Posted on January 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

Winners of the Carer for Older People Awards 2001, organised by Care Choices Ltd, received their awards from author, broadcaster and agony aunt Claire Rayner at a presentation held in London in December. The winners were: Young Care Practitioner of the Year (sponsored by Regis Training): Adrian Muir of Gloucester House nursing home in Sevenoaks, Kent. Care Practitioner of the Year (sponsored by Emap Open Learning): Neil Hare of Morton Grange, Alfreton, Derbyshire. Trained Manager of the Year (sponsored by Nursing Home Fees Agency): Wendy Jones of Holderness House Trust, Hull. Training Assessor of the Year (sponsored by the Elizabeth Finn Trust): Anne McKenzie of Agecare. Ashbourne Carer of the Year (sponsored by Ashbourne Ltd): Dave Petitt of Chaplin Lodge Care Centre, Wickford, Essex. Keith Matthews Memorial Award (sponsored by Heathercroft Training): Amanda Hepburn, manager of Daybreak House, Edinburgh.





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