Weymouth care home wins award

buxton house

Published at 12:06pm 4th August 2017.

Buxton House has been praised for creating a homely atmosphere.

Buxton House received the 'Pride in our Home' title at Care South's annual Stars Awards.

The award recognises the extra mile staff go to to create a welcoming, home-from-home environment for residents.

Residents at the home praised staff for their excellent care and attention to detailm with flowers in the entrance hallway and communal areas, tasty food and a wide and varied activities programme.

Janine May, home manager, said: "We are thrilled to be awarded this accolade. Our team here at Buxton House works tirelessly to create a warm and invtiing home for our residents and we are so proud that our efforts have been recognised and rewarded."

Susan Willoughby, cheif exectuive of Care South said: "The Stars Awards are a highlight of the year. It's a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the professionalism, passion and commitment to care that is delivered day in, day out. The Awards allow us to publically acknowledge and thank staff for their dedication and hard work, which makes such a hige difference to the lives and wellbeing of those we care for. We should also recognise the immense role teamwork has to play in helping us deliver the best quality care."