Keate House is a Care Home just a short walk from the centre of Lymm village. They have a reputation for having a dedicated team who deliver high-quality personalised care in a welcoming and secure environment.
Both of their activity staff Beverley and Melissa completed ActivCare Coaching’s Level 2 Seated Dance and Exercise training and Level 1 Laughter Yoga Course in 2020. Since then they been delivering their own physical activity and wellbeing sessions as part of their activity programme.
NAPA Award Winners!
For their hard work and dedication to activity provision throughout 2020, Keate House were delighted to win ‘The Best Activity Team Award’ at the National Activity Providers Association Award Ceremony.
This category was open to teams who have demonstrated excellent teamwork to deliver the best outcomes for the people they support. The winning team must have demonstrated outstanding commitment as well as being open and innovative in their approach to Activity Provision.
Malcolm Clarkson – owner of Keate House commented:
“We are absolutely thrilled to be recognised again by the National Activity Providers Association for the range of activities we provide. Having received previous awards from NAPA we are delighted to win the Team Award when activities have played such an important part in keeping residents happy during the challenging times. It is testament to our Care Home Manager Diane and all the team who work so very hard to ensure we have an ongoing weekly activity program that is inclusive and engaging for everyone. My thanks and congratulations go to our fantastic Keate House team for all their dedication and hard work with our Activity Program”
Diane Clarkson, Registered Manager, Keate House stated:
“After a year of uncertainty due to the COVID, it felt amazing to be recognised for our continual devotion to activity provision even through a rocky year. To discover that Keate House Care Home had won the NAPA Activities Team of the Year award was a fantastic achievement that was felt across the entire home. Our activities team – Bev and Melissa have worked particularly hard to upkeep our standards of quality activity provision that helps to go above and beyond to enrich the lives of our residents. To win the award gave the whole team a huge sense of pride. For any carers thinking of undergoing seated dance training, we highly recommended ActivCare.”
We’re are absolutely thrilled that our ActivCare Coaches are making a real impact to their residents by creating engaging and effective activity programs!
We can’t wait to hear more about Keate House and their achievements in the future, as well as the achievements of our other ActivCare Coaches.