Lavender hills activities team thrilled as they walked to the stage to collect their award at the Great British care awards 2018




Nickie Brooks and Gaynor  Hall, who work as Activities and lifestyle team at Lavender Hills Care Home part of the Millennium care group received the gong at the Mercure Hotel Manchester last Saturday.

Inspiring the judges with their dedication to delivering an individual, personalised activities programme to each of their residents every day, they stood out against competition across the region.

The Great British Care Awards are a series of regional events throughout England and are a celebration; of excellence across the care sector.  The purpose of the awards are to pay tribute to those individuals who have demonstrated outstanding excellence within their field of work.

Nickie and Gaynor Provide a daily range of Activities as well as larger community events to the Ramsbottom care home along with their helpers Mia and Elsie 5 and 3.

since joining Lavender Hills earlier this year, the atmosphere has become exciting and the lives of residents has never been better.

Lavender Hills have been featured in the press for many amazing events this year including a resident couple Margaret and Bill who celebrated their Diamond wedding with a party at Lavender Hills with a 40’s theme , Mary’s 100th Birthday was filmed by channel 4 which was later filmed by BBC one as she flew a plane over the home fulfilling one of her dreams.

Many of the events during 2018 at

Lavender Hills have had the support of Jake Berry local MP with letters of congratulations.

Nickie and Gaynor are currently working on a number of projects in the community including a project that will bridge the generation gap in the local area involving schools in the community.

Lavender Hills are holding a Christmas Fete this Saturday and the local community of Ramsbottom and Rossendale are coming together to support the fete by showcasing their businesses with stalls at the Fete, the Fete will also feature a 10ft tall snow globe with disabled access so each and every resident can have a winter wonderland experience with a photographer taking shots for them and their loved ones to cherish.

Helen Inman manager at Lavender Hills says:

 “We are thrilled we have won this award, we are so lucky to have an amazing team who go above and beyond to ensure our residents get the best quality of life at Lavender Hills.”

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Lavender Hills care home,

Stubbins Vale Rd, Ramsbottom, Bury BL0 0NP