Douglas Court Care Home Receives High Commendation in Prestigious National Care Home Awards

Douglas Court Care Home in Derby, part of family-run Adept Care Homes, has been recognised with a High Commendation as Outstanding Small Care Provider for the second year running.

The Care Home Awards is one of the most highly regarded accolades available in the UK’s health and social care sector which celebrates the good work, innovative thinking and excellence in care which continue to drive the sector. Manager, Colleen McKay surprised the residents and the team with the exciting news at Douglas Court.

“It’s fantastic that our hard work has been recognised, these remarkable achievements have been driven by an unwavering commitment to ensuring our care homes are environments where residents and team members are able to flourish,” said Joe Lock, Communities Director for Adept Care Homes and Douglas Court Care Home.

“I can’t believe anyone is more deserving of this award than the team at Douglas Court. As part of the residents committee, we just want to say thank you for all their hard work and making our home a superb place to live,” – said Harriet, a Resident.

Home Manager, Colleen said “We are absolutely thrilled to have won this achievement two years in a row. This has been an extraordinarily difficult year for the care sector and our team have performed superbly. These awards are a fitting reward for all their hard work and dedication to our residents, their loved ones, and the communities we serve. I couldn’t be prouder of them.”

One Judge said: ““A superb entry, shows care, love and innovation – everything is truly about the residents.”

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