International Women’s Day

In home by Local Care Force

Today is International Women’s Day and as a business that is led by a woman and that supports women, both within the company and from a wider perspective, we thought it would be a good time to look back on our achievements in this area…

Our amazing MD Leanne brought home a truckload of awards in the last year:
  • Business Insider’s 42 Under 42
  • Inspirational Leader at the HSBC Forward Ladies Awards
In addition to this the company did pretty well too…
  • Employer of the Year at the 2018 National Business Women’s Awards
  • Best Nursing & Social Care Agency in Yorkshire in the 2019 Social Care Awards
  • Shortlisted in ‘Best Diversity and Inclusion Initiative’, ‘Best Wellbeing and Staff Engagement Initiative’ and ‘UK Employer of the Year’ in the national Nursing Times Workplace Awards
  • Shortlisted for a Nursing Times Award in Patient Safety
  • Shortlisted for a Burdett Nursing Award
  • Endorsed by ‘Time to change’ for our pledge to support people being open about and supported with mental health issues
These accolades showcase our commitment to creating a workplace with is fair, forward-thinking and inspirational to all our staff!