Staff and residents at Ruckland Court Care Home in Lincoln celebrated carers week by thanking care staff with treats and chocolates. Carers Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of caring, highlight the challenges carers face and recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK. Country Court has taken the opportunity to thank its care teams and share messages of appreciation left by family and friends. One family member from Ruckland Court Care Home said,
“Ruckland Court have the most caring and wonderful staff. Nothing is ever too much trouble for them. They are always so welcoming and look after my Mum so well. Her face lights up whenever she sees them. I will be forever grateful to each and every one of them.”
The wife of another resident said:
“My husband Keith is in Ruckland Court in Lincoln. The staff there are second to none, so caring and there to listen and help me understand. Can’t thank them enough for all they do”.
Residents wrote thank you notes to care staff and handed out gifts of sweets and chocolates. “Carers Week has been a wonderful opportunity to thank our staff and show them that we appreciate everything they do.” Said Home Manager Lisa Dent. “This last year has been difficult for everyone. Our staff have had so much to cope with, so it’s important to take the opportunity to show our appreciation and let people know how much they are valued.”