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Our Bolton Cares Awards 2017 shortlist

Thank you to everyone who has nominated our staff for our first Bolton Cares Awards. We’ve received around 100 nominations and from these nominations we’ve gone through the difficult process of picking out a shortlist of three finalists for each category.

We are honouring the work of Bolton Cares employees who meet the values of the organisation – individuals or teams who deliver high quality, compassionate care and support; who put people first; who are warm, friendly and caring; who go the extra mile; who tell it like it is and who help people live better lives.

The finalists will receive an invitation to the awards ceremony on Friday 20 October and every nominee will receive a certificate.

Best Team

  • Outreach
  • The Brazley Centre (Older Adults and Disability Day Care)
  • 52 Wentbridge Road (Supported Living)

Putting People First

  • Manor Gardens (Extra Care)
  • Debbie Naylor (Thicketford Autism Centre)
  • Lee and Gill McCoy (Shared Lives)

Best Team Member

  • Susan Duffy (Brazley Centre)
  • Gary Jaye (Jubilee Centre)
  • Joanne Jefferson (Outreach)

Lifetime Achievement

winner to be announced on the night

Warm, Friendly and Caring

  • Thicketford Centre (Older Adults Day Care)
  • Outreach team
  • Karen Durham (Jubilee Centre)

Best Manager

  • Sue Gudojc (Supported Living)
  • Stella Truman (Brazley Centre)
  • Karen Wolstenholme (Shared Lives and Short Breaks)

Best Young Employee

  • Gemma Rock (Admin Team)
  • Jeanna Lane (Thicketford Older Adults Day Care)
  • Jasmin Parkinson (Thicketford Autism Centre)

Extra Mile

  • Julie Ogden (Supported Living)
  • Winifred Kettle (Older Adults Day Care)
  • Adrianna Dodds (Short Breaks – New Lane & Mere Hall View)