Friday 22nd November saw over 550 of the very best in social care attended a glittering awards ceremony at The National Railway Museum in York, for the finals of the Great Yorkshire & Humber Care Awards, where the category winners were announced.

We’re proud to announce that our team at Whitwood Hall scooped the Dignity in Care Award.

The judges said: “the staff’s passion for maintaining dignity and promoting independence for the people supported by Lifeways shone through. The events and activities which take place at Whitwood Hall demonstrate that dignity is a key focus for the organisation.”

Registered Manager Tracy Halford added “I am so proud of the team and their hard work to ensure the people we support live dignified lives.”

The purpose of the Great British Care Awards is to promote best practice within both home care and care homes sectors, and pay tribute to those individuals who have demonstrated outstanding excellence within their field of work.

The Whitwood Hall team go through to the national final in Birmingham on 20th March 2020, and we’re sure they’ll do us proud!