The Gala Awards Dinner on Saturday 20th October was another successful evening!
The Stars of the evening are the winners pictured below.
See the full Gallery of winners here. (you will need to click through to the second page; scroll to the bottom of page 1 where you will find an ‘older’ link to navigate to the next page.)
All of the finalists deserve recognition for their achievement; you can find a full list of all of the finalists along with commentary here
Len Collacott, Chair of C&SW gives us his review of the evening here
Comments and a Gallery of images can be found here
Pictures from photographer Jessica Rabbit from the evening can be found here: , (click on 'client' link and enter username 'csw' and password '4011'). You can select pictures you want to buy. The order form can be found here
our 2018 awards sponsors.
CARE Award Categories 2018
Front Line Individual Awards
This award category covers individuals who are interacting directly with service users and have made a significant difference in their role. It covers ancillary support workers, volunteers, care home workers, domiciliary care workers, personal assistants, supported living workers, day services workers, apprentices and nurses.
Care Home Front Line
Home Care Front Line
Supported Living Front Line
Day Services Front Line
Specialist Care Individual Awards
This category awards individuals who have made an impact within a specialist care field, and covers dementia care, palliative care, end of life care, mental health, learning disability, older people, and physical and sensory disabilities.
End of Life Care
Learning Disability Care
Older People Care
Organisation / Employer Awards
This category awards organisations or employers who show they have gone the extra mile to create a happy environment for their service users, and that they are continually improving and striving for excellence as an organisation and as an employer.
Residential Home of the Year
Nursing Home of the Year
Supported Living Organisation of the Year
Domiciliary Care Organisation of the Year
Employer of the Year
Management Individual Awards
This category covers awards for individuals in a management role who have demonstrated a high level of expertise and made a significant contribution through their role. It covers Care homes, Domiciliary care and supported living.
Care Home Manager
Home Care Manager
Supported Living Manager
The final accolade of the night is given to the person or organisation who overall, has made the most significant Contribution to both Health & Social Care during the 2017/2018 year