A CARE company that operates four care homes across the county has recently won a number of prestigious awards.

Rotherwood Healthcare took home the ‘Best for Staff Recruitment and Retention’, ‘Best for Use of Care Management Software’, and ‘Best Sustainability Initiative’ accolades at the Care Home Awards 2024.

The awards ceremony, held on May 17 at the Royal Garden Hotel in London, was intended to celebrate achievements made in care business management, operations, and service delivery. Multiple members of the Rotherwood Healthcare team attended to accept the awards, including John Fennell, Chief Executive Officer, Tom Hutton, Chief Financial Officer and Tim Ward, Head of Recruitment. To celebrate this achievement, staff members at the Home Support Centre gathered together to commemorate the occasion and enjoy cupcakes decorated with the award logo.


John Fennell, Chief Executive Officer of Rotherwood Healthcare, said: “Winning these awards is a testament to the hard work and dedication of all our staff.

“We strive to set the standard for quality care, and these recognitions highlight our commitment to our staff, innovative care management, and sustainable practices.

“We are thrilled and honoured to be recognised in these crucial areas."

Rotherwood Healthcare provides residential, nursing and dementia care in seven care homes in total, including Gwen Walford and Hampton Grange in Hereford as well as Lynhales Halls and Kington Court in Kington. The company are also set to open a home in Colwall in July.