Spending your working life devoted to the care of others is something that is rightfully worthy of praise. Supporting the Lifetime Achievement Award is care provider Enable Inclusive Support. A spokesman for the company said: “Enable Inclusive Support are proud and excited to be sponsoring the Leicester Mercury Carer of the Year Awards.

“It is a great opportunity to discuss all the good work and practice that social care workers do and to recognise those who have truly been remarkable.

“As a care provider who offers support to adults with additional needs within supported living, we know that on a daily basis workers bring their passion, skill and dedication to ensure that their service users are being supported to have the best quality of life they can have.

“Enable is a new care provider bringing together more than 25 years’ worth of health and social care experience to provide support opportunities to enhance the lives of adults with additional needs, through flexible innovative and person-centred support.

“Enable use support options that are enhanced through the use of software and technology to give the staff team more time to be with the individuals we support.

“Enable embraces the advances within health and social care and will continue to be adaptive in response to how the industry moves.”

Now in their seventh year, the awards are about rewarding, recognising and celebrating the care profession.

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