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Hallmark to celebrate 20 years of excellence in care

15 May 2017

Hallmark to celebrate 20 years of excellence in care

This May, Hallmark Care Homes will celebrate 20 years of providing high-quality relationship-centred care to the residents.

To mark the milestone, Hallmark Care Homes Directors will recognise our long-serving team members and attend an individual celebration at each of our 15 homes across England and South Wales.

As part of the celebrations, Avnish Goyal and Ram Goyal will visit all 15 of our homes by car in just four days.

Starting at Cartref Annwyl Fan in Ammanford on Monday 15th May and ending at Anisha Grange in Essex on Thursday 18th May, Avnish and Ram will visit each home, spending time celebrating our hard-working teams who dedicate their working lives to taking care of the residents.

63 team members who have worked for Hallmark Care Homes for 10 years and above will also be personally recognised for their service at the homes individual celebrations.

Please see a full list of their names below.

Sonya Morgan
Michelle Williams
Ceri O’Connor
Kathryn Bater
Megan Jones
Melanie Jones
Tracey Whelan
Suzanne Talbot
Rachel Davies
Deborah Jones
Marilyn Raynor
Catherine Amesbury
Lynne Fowler
Louise Llewellyn
Anita Lawler
Emma Jones
Claire Williams
Pat Evans
Delyth Williams
Sharon Mcewan
Jayne Lee
Gillian Jones
Gillian Holden
Michelle Freeman
Kristy Vanlandewyck
Mair Evans
Nicola Davies
Karen Baldwin
Delphine Anthony
Marian Jenkins Jeremiah
Kunti Ali
Christina Evans
Jospehine Villanueva
Cheryl Wanklyn
Gail Burton
Helen Harries
Gill Jones
Alison Morgan
Amanda Price
Kim Shannon
Janet Smith
Yvonne Gulliford
Susan Thacker
Doris Whittington
Emmylou Sanchez
Margaret Egan
Devraji Ramsarran
Cariad Griffiths-Jones
Sharon Knight
Gethin Williams
Michelle Williams
Rhian Hancock
Hazel Hennessey
Julie Hole
Lesley Sanderson
Joanne Ward
Debra Pace
Rebecca Davies
Katherine Green
Ceri Evans
Terence Hallsworth
Saramma Thomas

Each of our homes, which provide residential, nursing and dementia care, have a number of exciting activities planned, which are guaranteed to make the celebrations even more special.

From 1940’s parties to a Western themed BBQ, each home is celebrating their 20th milestone in their own unique way and we have plenty of activities you can get involved in!


20th anniversary celebrations taking place this May


Monday 15th May

Cartref Annwyl Fan, our care home in Ammanford have planned a team breakfast. The newly formed choir at the home will also perform a welcome song as their first official performance.

Bryn Celyn, our care home in Maesteg have planned a high tea event with musical entertainment.

Greenhill Manor, our care home in Merthyr Tydfil have planned a lunch with the team which will include a lovely flower presentation.

Ty Enfys, our care home in Cardiff, will have a 1920’s themed afternoon with a visiting jazz band and dancers coming to entertain Avnish, Ram and the team.


Tuesday 16th May

Regency House, our care home in Cardiff have a morning tea planned. The residents and team have also created a poem, which is to be read out alongside music and an Indian dance.

Shire Hall, our care home in Cardiff are having a musical morning with a visiting harpist and Celtic drummer.

Cherry Tree, our care home in Caldicot are having a 1940’s themed party, with entertainment, a vintage ice cream van and retro pick and mix sweets.


Wednesday 17th May

Maycroft Manor, our care home in Brighton have planned a team breakfast and will bury a time capsule to be dug up in another 20 years.

Kew House, our care home in Wimbledon will have a chocolate fountain for visitors and team.

Alexandra Grange, our care home in Wokingham have planned a party to showcase all of the activities that the home has to offer. This includes a tea party, one of the homes popular art therapy sessions and a visit from a local playgroup.

Lakeview, our care home in Lightwater are hosting a garden party with professional entertainment.


Thursday 18th May

Anya Court, our care home in Rugby have planned a breakfast with the team.

Bucklesham Grange will throw a western-themed BBQ with team members dressing up for the occasion.

Admiral Court, our care home in Essex are having a 1940’s themed afternoon with vintage entertainment, ice-cream and a visiting hair-stylist to style the residents, team members and visitors!

Anisha Grange, our care home in Essex are planting a commemorative tree to mark Hallmark Care Homes 20th milestone.


To mark our 20th anniversary this year, individuals who have gone above and beyond will also be recognised at the national Hallmark Care Homes’ Awards ceremony. This will take place in September and be presented by a surprise celebrity guest.

This year’s glittering awards will be a bigger and better celebration, and see three extra winners for the recently added Newcomer of the Year, Making a Difference and Innovation award categories.

Please make sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter to keep updated with Avnish and Ram’s 20th anniversary road trip!

To register your interest in attending any of the above events and to RSVP, Please click here to contact your nearest Hallmark care home.

Hallmark Care Homes has been on an amazing journey over the last 20 years and we have had many highlights as a business. Please see below two infographics which look back at the Hallmark story and the awards we have won as a care home provider.


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Hallmark Care Home - Award wins since 1997






















































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