Bemerton Lodge care home team selected as finalists in the South Wiltshire Hero Awards 2021
A group of 46 employees at Bemerton Lodge in Salisbury, have been selected as finalists in the 2021 South Wiltshire Hero Awards, Healthcare Team category.
The care home, run by The Orders of St John Care Trust (OSJCT) offers compassionate individualised respite, residential and dementia care for up to 55 residents across two households.
Home Manager, Rebecca Floyd, said: “On behalf of the whole team, I can say that we are very excited to be nominated for this award. It has been a real moral boast for the team. Getting through to the finals is something we are very proud of.
“This nomination recognises our whole team at the home, they all worked so hard during this last year, through the pandemic, and keeping everyone’s spirits up. We all came together, from carers and managers to those working in the kitchen, housekeeping and laundry, as well as our handy man, to make sure that residents were well looked after and entertained during challenging times.”
The South Wiltshire 2021 awards event will be broadcast on Tuesday 8 June at 7pm and can be watched online at Salisbury Journal.