Award success for North Wingfield care home

Claydon Lodge Care Home in North Wingfield has been awarded the Derbyshire County Council Dementia Premium Award.

Thursday, 28th March 2019, 12:44 pm
Updated Thursday, 28th March 2019, 12:48 pm
Michaela Whitehall, fourth right, general manager of Claydon Lodge Care Home, is pictured with some of her staff whose work has been recognised with the Derbyshire  County Council Dementia Premium Award. Picture by Anne Shelley.
Michaela Whitehall, fourth right, general manager of Claydon Lodge Care Home, is pictured with some of her staff whose work has been recognised with the Derbyshire County Council Dementia Premium Award. Picture by Anne Shelley.

The care home has earned the award after meeting 15 standards outlined by the council.

The standards included upskilling staff and ensuring that the environment is tailored to service users' needs.

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Michaela Whitehall, general manager of Claydon Lodge Care Home, said: "We are very proud to have achieved the award.

"It is a fair reflection and demonstrates the commitment to providing a high level of care and support at Claydon Lodge.

"The achievement of this award sets a perfect foundation for moving the strategy forwards and continuing to build on the standards here at Claydon Lodge."