30 Jul 2015
Elizabeth Court care home in Caterham have been awarded Anchor Inspires accreditation for their dementia care.
Anchor Inspires has been developed by Anchor’s in-house dementia experts and is awarded to care homes delivering the highest standards of person-centred dementia care.
Joanne Laverty, Dementia Services Manager at Anchor said: “It’s exciting to be leading the way in improving dementia care in England. The Anchor Inspires accreditation celebrates best practice and is awarded to homes that deliver inspiring dementia services where person-centred care is embedded into every element of a resident’s life.
“Person-centred care is all about valuing the individual and we always emphasize that one size does not fit all. We have had real success and in the care homes that have piloted this scheme where we cater for a number of residents living with dementia.”
Muriel Gibbons, Hospitality Manager at Elizabeth Court said: “I’m very proud of the achievements of the team here at Elizabeth Court.
“Becoming an Anchor Inspires accredited home demonstrates our dedication to providing outstanding specialist care and our passion for helping people living with dementia to get the most out of life.”