Group News

Danshell Olympics

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Our services in the Midlands have been celebrating the Rio Olympics by hosting a Danshell Midlands Regional Olympics. The event was held on the same day as the Olympics Opening ceremony, perfect for getting everyone excited about the games to come.

The four Midlands services worked together to produce an all-inclusive day, where both service users and staff took part in events, promoting fitness and teamwork for everyone involved.

Significant Improvement to Hollyhurst Residential Care Home

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Hollyhurst, our resicdential care service in Darlington, has undergone a significant investment to refurbish the home, with service users playing a full part in the plans.

A number of bedrooms have been re-configured to provide modern en-suite bathrooms, with walk-in showers, supporting the privacy and dignity of service users.

Wast Hills Hospital Wins National Award

Our team at Wast Hills Hospital in Kings Norton, Birmingham have been recognised for their excellence at the prestigious National Learning Disabilities and Autism Awards, praised for their ability to enhance quality of life and increase happiness and wellbeing in the people they care for.

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Danshell Chairman In Prestigious Sector Debate

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Chairman of the Danshell Group Efi Hershkovitz joined key senior health and social care professionals for a lively and informative debate entitled ‘How to maximise leadership potential in UK health and social care arena’.

The discussion, one of Health Investor UK’s round table events, in conjunction with Compass Executives, was led by the publication’s managing editor Vernon Baxter and focussed on how to identify and develop talented staff and attract the best people into the sector.

Efi Hershkovitz said:  “It is very revealing to sit down with my peers across the sector and discuss these issues and to discover that we all face the same challenges.”