12th Oct 2018
This year, the judges have shortlisted – not one – but four members of our team as regional finalists in their categories! These are very special awards for us as finalists are chosen for their compassion, knowledge and achievement in each field.
Two members of of the team from our day care centre have been nominated and we want to share this wonderful news with you all!
Gill Sinar has been nominated for ‘The Dementia Carer Award’. This important award has been created to reflect the specific skills needed to manage and deliver services sensitive to the needs of older people with dementia. Gill has a huge wealth of experience of the needs of those living with a dementia and can support them with compassion, as well as being a huge support to their loved ones too.
Donna Edwards has received a nomination for ‘The Dignity in Care Award’. Nominees for this award have been able to demonstrate the significance of maximising client independence and choice, whilst respecting and maintaining privacy and dignity at all times. We are extremely proud of Donna for having received a nomination in this category.
Our sister company, Bridgewater Home Care have also received two nominations. Maxine Shacklady, our training manager, based in the Wigan office, has been nominated for the ‘The Care Trainer Award’ and our very own Managing Director Phil Eckersley has received a nomination for ‘The Care Employer Award’!
We would also like to mention every single team member at Bridgewater Day Care who are all deserving of a nomination for their compassion and professionalism every day.
The awards date is 24th November 2018 and the ceremony will be held at the Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Hotel. We can’t wait!