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Home Care Preferred – finalists for five awards in the Great British Care Awards

September 28, 2022 10:26 am

Home Care Preferred are delighted to be finalists for five awards in the Great British Care Awards. Judging days are in October and the winners will be announced at Gala Dinner events on 18th & 19th November 2022. The finalists would like to thank the award body and the entire Home Care Preferred team for their dedication and hard work. Finalists and categories are: Shir-li Lim (Care Manager at Home Care Preferred, Barnet) – The Home Care Registered Manager Award, London Region Nikki Barnes (Care Manager at Home Care Preferred, Devon) – The Social Care Covid Hero Award, South-West Region Andrina Andriukaityte (Support Assistant at Home Care Preferred, Devon) – The Social Care Covid Hero Award, South-West Region Ken Waterhouse...

Classes and activities

September 7, 2022 10:45 am

It can be difficult finding out about all of the different activities on in the area. At Home Care Preferred Barnet we spend our time getting to know all of the business and so have been able to put together a list of activities that you can take part in. Let’s have a look what activities you may find in Chipping/ New and East Barnet Monday   Knit and Natter Group 11.15am The Prince of Wales, 2 Church Hill Road, East Barnet EN4 8TB Yoga Class (Advance) 6p.m-7p.m Charges Apply Friend in Need Community Centre, East Barnet Baptist Church, Crescent Road, East Barnet EN4 8PS Tel: 02084498225 Tuesday   Tuesday Social Lunch Club (2 course meal) 12:30p.m-2p.m Charges Apply Vegetarian...

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New Team Member – Jasmine Nairi

March 21, 2022 12:27 pm

Home Care Preferred in Barnet are pleased to announce that the wonderful support assistant, Jasmine Nairi, was promoted to a team leader early in March 2022. From day one Jasmine proved a hit with clients and colleagues. Jasmine has a keen interest in medicine and loves working with clients. “I love helping people to live happily and as independently as possible in their own homes,” Jasmine comments.

Home Care Preferred Barnet – Winning in 2022

February 25, 2022 5:20 pm

Domiciliary Care Provider, Home Care Preferred started the year in style with news of four awards in the first few months. The company is grateful to the award bodies for recognising the dedication and kindness of their entire team. “It means a great deal to our staff to receive these awards. It has been a challenging time in the care sector during the pandemic for the care profession and appreciation for our team is a great morale booster” commented the companies founder, Ken Waterhouse. Home Care Preferred has won awards most years since opening in 2012 and 2022 is no exception. As of February, for the year of 2022, the company achieved the following: Best Live in Care Provider 2022...

Home Care Preferred Barnet wins a second award in July – Best UK Care Agency 2021

July 16, 2021 6:23 am

Home Care Preferred has won a second award in the space of one month. Global Health & Pharma announced on 15th July 2021 that Home Care Preferred was awarded Best UK Care Agency 2021. As in previous years Global Health & Pharma has endeavoured to ensure that only the most deserving are recognised. All nominees were judged on their merits with assessment centred around an extensive evaluation of skills and services on offer. Global Health & Pharma’s merit driven approach has brought much commendation throughout its use and allows their team to identify those most dedicated to demonstrating expertise and an unwavering commitment to excellence within their field. Home Care Preferred would like to thank GHP for the award and...

Home Care Preferred Barnet is rated one of Top 20 home care providers in London for 2021

June 24, 2021 12:40 pm

Home Care Preferred Barnet is rated one of Top 20 home care providers in London for 2021. Home Care Preferred Barnet has won the award for being one of the Top 20 home care providers in London by homecare.co.uk for its 3rd consecutive year. The Top 20 home care providers in London received an award from the leading reviews site for home care www.homecare.co.uk Homecare.co.uk is a reviews site, that lists all registered UK home care providers, which helps people search for the right home care provider. The homecare.co.uk Top 20 Home Care Awards are based on over 30,000 reviews by service users and family / friends of service users between 1 May 2019 and 30 April 2021. The award...

Home care workers want a COVID-19 jab – with around one third of England’s workforce already vaccinated – but providers face “frustrating” vaccine delays due to a postcode lottery, a care leader warns.

February 9, 2021 11:44 am

As of 2 February, 32 per cent of England’s home care workforce have received a COVID-19 vaccine, according to the UK Homecare Association’s (UKHCA) poll of 379 domiciliary care providers employing 27,210 care workers. ‘Clear evidence of a strong willingness’ Jane Townson, the chief executive of the UKHCA, wrote in a blog: “There is clear evidence of a strong willingness on the part of most home care workers to be vaccinated. This is a really encouraging start. “Given the numbers of staff involved and the extremely short period for these workers to obtain vaccination, it is to the immense credit of everyone concerned, including local government, central government, the NHS, GPs, primary care networks and employers that this has been...

Home Care Preferred Barnet Rated As Top 20 Recommended Home Care Providers in London 2020

July 14, 2020 10:48 am

Home Care Preferred Barnet has been awarded as one of the TOP 20 Recommended Home Care Providers in London 2020 for the 2nd consecutive year by homecare.co.uk. Homecare.co.uk is a leading UK Home Care review website with 9,645 Providers and more than 2.5 million visits per year. The award is mainly collated on client reviews which base their ratings on 6 key areas, namely, Overall Standard, Staff, Care / Support, Management, Treated with Dignity and Value for Money. We are glad to say that we have so far consistently met our clients expectations and we owe this achievement to our wonderful team of Support Assistants who have always taken their job responsibilities passionately in addition to maintaining a kind, friendly...