Ucan Care worker Denis Mulcahy has scooped the gold award in the Welsh Care Awards.
Other care home winners include:
- care practitioner Claire O’Kelly, from Springbank Nursing Home in College Road, Barry
- Natasha Williams, activities and fundraising manager at Meddyg Care which has homes in Porthmadog and Criccieth in Gwynedd.
Tenor Wynne Evans, aka Gio Compario from the Go Compare TV ads sang with opera star Sir Bryn Terfel at the City Hall, Cardiff event. They were joined by First Minister Mark Drakeford, and Julie Morgan, deputy minister for Health and Social Services. Applauding care workers, Drakeford said: “Every day and every night [you] were there to… care, and carry on even in the most challenging of circumstances.”
The Lifetime Achievement Award went to Mike Slator, of Osborne Care Holdings, for his years of service to Care Forum Wales and the sector generally.