A WELSH Care Agency has recently been nominated for an award in the Global Over 50s Housing Awards (September, 2016).
Abacare Care Agency in Powys has been nominated in the Most Outstanding Care Agency category and staff and Directors will attend an awards ceremony in London on Thursday, November 10.
Peter Angelides, CEO of Abacare, which provides care across the country, said: “We’re absolutely thrilled to have been nominated in the category for the Most Outstanding Care Agency and we all have our fingers crossed that we will be successful on the night and come away with the honour.
“We won the award in the UK Over 50s Housing Awards in 2014 and 2015, which was fantastic so we are all hoping to scoop the top prize in the Global Awards.”
The Global Over 50s Housing Awards celebrates and rewards excellence in the Global Over 50s housing sector.
The awards give recognition for efforts to advance profitability/surplus of all industry sectors and reward those who lift and enhance the customer experience.
Peter added: “Every member of our team is dedicated to providing the very best levels of care to our service users and to have our hard work recognised is fantastic.”
The awards ceremony will take place on Thursday, November 10 at Conrad London St James.
Abacare operates a professional Care Management Team that is committed to providing high quality care to individuals in their own homes.
The large team of trained, specialist, care workers provide positive based outcomes and person-centred care to people throughout the UK.
Abacare’s core values, instilled into every staff member, include ‘make us proud’, ‘focus on our service users’ wellbeing’, ‘communicate, listen well and speak with respect’, ‘be passionate, honest, caring and considerate’, ‘recruit and develop the very best’ and ‘lead by example’.
It is a member of the United Kingdom Homecare Association, Ceretas (formerly British Association of Domiciliary Care), The National Homecare Council and The Information Commissioners Office (Data Protection). It is also registered with the Care Social Services Inspectorate Wales.
Abacare was awarded an Investors in People accolade for its staff training and development for the fourth year running.
Investors in People is a national standard, which provides a framework that helps organisations to improve performance and realise objectives through the effective management and development of their staff.
Staff at the care agency were assessed to ensure the organisation met the requirements of the standard.
Abacare is looking for kind, committed and reliable people, who have excellent communication skills and a genuine care for others.
For more information about Abacare and the job vacancies available, please call 01686 625644 or visit www.abacare.org.uk. Alternatively, please follow the company on Facebook at http://on.fb.me/Yn4zmS or on Twitter by visiting www.twitter.com/visitabacare.