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  • Astbury Manor retain CAP Award featured
    Company News, Astbury Manor, Bracknell, Berkshire

    Astbury Manor retain Double Gold CAP

    The staff at Astbury Manor Care Home in Bracknell are delighted to announce that they have retained their double gold catering and housekeeping awards from the Continuous Advancement Programme (CAP) for the second year running! The CAP awards are given to services that show a high standard of catering and housekeeping. An independent assessor completes…

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    Avery launches its Staff Well-being Programme

    High levels of staff transience, combined with a sometimes unattractive reputation for the adult social care sector, means it is often a challenge to attract and retain high-quality permanent staff. Avery knows that investing in its employees, through better training, career pathways, broader and appropriate benefits packages, flexible working and pay patterns, proactive support for…

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  • Ian Jackson CAP featured image
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    CAP Awards inspector shares his view on Avery homes

    Avery prides itself on its quality of resident services, to match the high standards of care that are provided, combining to ensure that the resident experience and quality of lifestyle are as good as possible for all. To evidence this aspect of service delivery, Avery has started to seek accreditation from CAP (the Continuous Advancement…

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  • Grove Park celebrate winning Avery Christmas Cake Competition
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    Avery’s Christmas Cake Competition!

    December saw the launch of Avery’s third annual Christmas Cake competition, organised by Simon Lawrence (Head of Culinary and Hospitality) and Keir Pedley (Well-Being and Activities Manager). All Avery homes were encouraged to enter and to involve the residents to work with the culinary staff throughout December to plan, create and decorate their cakes. An…

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  • Big Garden Birdwatch featured
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    Watch the birdie!

    The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) held their Big Garden Birdwatch recently, and many of the Avery care homes got involved with both their residents and staff to support it.  Founded in 1889, the RSPB is the country’s largest nature conservation charity; it works to protect threatened and endangered birds and wildlife,…

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