United Kingdom Homecare Associationwww.ukhca.co.uk
Care Quality Commissionwww.cqc.org.uk
Care and Social Services Inspectorate Walescareinspectorate.wales
An Alzheimer’s Society Initiativewww.dementiafriends.org.uk
In June, Huw Davies received the United Kingdom Home Care Association (UKHCA) Care Worker of the Year Award—a tremendous accolade. He’s worked at out Ammanford branch since 2007 and was praised for his warmth, compassion and commitment to his job. If he could have one magic wish, it would be to make all his clients better.
The Home Care Worker Award – Huw Davies – MiHomecare Ammanford
Huw’s passion and dedication to the people he supports is truly inspirational. Huw goes above and beyond in providing quality care whilst maximising independence and dignity. For Huw, his service users are like family. An extremely worthy winner!
The Home Care Registered Manager Award -Emma Lewis – MiHomecare Swansea
Emma demonstrated a clear understanding of Home Care Services, being aware of staff and customers’ needs. The judges were impressed with Emma’s passion and skills especially maintaining a quality service and a gelled team during major change from a small company to becoming part of a larger company.
The Home Care Coordinator Award – Kimberley Yeates – MiHomecare Swansea -Kimberley puts her staff and service users at the heart of care provision. Kimberley’s passion for providing quality care is infectious – the result – a highly motivated team of likeminded care workers. Well done Kimberley!
The Home Care Registered Manager Award – Angela Davey – MiHomecare, Bethnal Green – Angela’s devotion to her team and her role is truly inspirational. A powerful and modest leader with a clear and concise message – Treat others as you would like to be treated yourself.
The Home Care Worker Award – Sue Wilders, MiHomecare, Welling – Sue is the definition of caring. She supports her service users with a person-centred approach to care with dignity and respect being at the core of her values. Congratulations Sue!
The Care Trainer Award – Sylvia Kirkman, MiHomecare, London – Sylvia is a highly motivated and dedicated trainer who identifies different learning techniques for everyone she truly understands how professional qualifications increase confidence which increases quality care. A well-deserved winner!
The Home Care Coordinator Award – Sam Jenner, MiHomecare, London -Sam is a compassionate and caring young woman who has a keen eye to detail and a sensitivity to the needs of service users and staff. There will be no stopping her moving forward in her future career – we wish you all the best Sam!
It’s great when our team wins industry awards. In November, two of our Branch Managers were recognised at the South East and London regional section of the Great British Care Awards. Lynn Rogers and Donna Stinton both picked up a Home Care Registered Manager Award, which was a great achievement.
MiHomecare was one of eight providers awarded the Domiciliary Care Award which recognises those homecare contracts that reflect key principles such as the Living Wage, paid travel time, minimum 30 minute visits and guaranteed hours contracts