Care England and Hallmark Care Homes chair Avnish Goyal is to host the inaugural Leaders in Care Awards.
Goyal, whose career in social care spans 22 years, will present the 2019 event, launched by Home Care Insight and our sister title, Care Home Professional, on the first night of the Care Show, Wednesday 9 October.
The Awards, which will take place at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole. will celebrate the achievements of UK care providers and the suppliers that support them.
Commenting on hosting the event, Goyal said: “I am incredibly excited to be hosting the inaugural Leaders in Care Awards.
“The fun-filled dinner event will honour the care sector’s finest examples of best practice, dedication and innovation and I cannot wait to celebrate the talent amongst the industry’s leading care home providers and suppliers.”
Sarah Clarke, editor of Home Care Insight, added: “As chair of Hallmark Care Homes and Care England, and a founding trustee of the Care Workers Charity, Avnish plays a leading role in promoting the interests of social care providers and their workforce. We are delighted Avnish has agreed to host our inaugural awards event.”
Nominations are now open for the awards. Companies are invited to enter themselves by filling in an official nomination form, or they are free to nominate any other businesses they feel deserve recognition.
There are two nomination forms – one for home care provider categories and one for the supplier categories. Both are incredibly simple to fill in and can be downloaded below.
Deadline for entry is Wednesday 31 July 2019.
The categories are listed below and detailed descriptions can be found by clicking on each nomination form.
Care provider categories:
- Home Care Provider of the Year
- Innovation in care sponsored by everyLIFE Technologies
- Registered Manager of the Year
- Executive of the Year
- Technology for care homes
- Technology in home care
- Business services (compliance, financial, legal, insurance etc)
- Recruitment and training
- Innovation in care (residential and domiciliary)
Once the nomination process has closed, shortlisted entries will be voted for online by the industry to determine the winners.
The winners will be announced at a gala ceremony taking place on the first night of the Care Show, Wednesday 9 October, at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole.
The evening will start at 7pm with a drinks reception followed by a three-course dinner and the presentation of awards to the country’s leading providers and suppliers across residential and domiciliary care.
Any companies interested in commercial opportunities surrounding the Leaders in Care Awards should contact:
0203 176 5458
Tickets and tables are now available for the Leaders in Care Awards can be booked HERE.
Enter the 2019 Leaders in Care Awards now by downloading the nomination forms below: