Latest News at Herefordshire Care Homes

Thanksgiving Celebrations at Hazelhurst

We've all had a lovely day. Our Thanksgiving feast was delicious. Special thanks to Fleur and Gavin and the staff that helped makes this such a special day. Also a big big thank you to Gwynfa for helping make the tables look so beautiful.

Highwell House Car Wash for Children in Need

A huge thank you to everyone for supporting us with this charity car wash, we raised a whopping £225 It was such a brilliant day and I can’t thank Sarah and Les enough for their hard work. They grafted non stop from 9am until 4pm washing dozens of cars, absolutely brilliant The community came together drank coffee, ate cake, had their cars washed and most importantly raised lots of money for children in desperate need. This money will make a difference Thank you everyone

Herefordshire Care Homes wins at the West Midlands Care Awards 2022

The Great British Care Awards are a series of regional events throughout the UK 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.

There are twenty one award categories available for nomination, which represent all areas of the social care sector, whether it be older people or specialist services, residential or home care. From frontline staff such as care workers and care managers to people who have made an impact in other ways such as training and innovation.

Herefordshire Care Homes are pleased to announce that 

Claire Manns Domestic Assistant at Coldwells House won the West Midlands Best Ancillary Worker 

Ed Hales from Coldwells House was a finalist in the Newcomer to Care Category 

Tim Egleton from Dulas Court was a finalist for Best Care Home Chef

Congratulations we are so proud of you all.

Highwell House Platinum Award GSF

Congratulations to Highwell House for their reaccreditation on Gold Standards Framework, this time round the team have been awarded Platinum status for sustaining the high quality of care provided for people nearing the final years of life.

Well done all the team at Highwell House

Harvest Festival Celebrations

A wonderful afternoon celebrating and giving thanks for this years harvest . A huge thank you to Sarah for creating this fabulous display, and as ever, thank you to Jan for the delicious ploughman’s lunch, everyone loved it but the biggest thank you has to go to everyone who sent in donations for our food bank parcel. We asked for help and you delivered, that includes staff, family, friends and residents . As we know food banks are being used more and more, and families are increasingly relying on them. Your kindness and generosity will help so many in need, thank you so much . We will drop our parcel of food donations down to Bromyard food bank later this week, you are all superstars.