18. November 2010 11:36
All the nominations for this year’s Awards have been entered. More than 3000 residents of sheltered and retirement housing, including extra care and assisted living, have responded, an increase of almost 60% over last year. Nominations are sent in the form of the score sheets completed by the residents while playing the nomination game (card game) to share their views on their housing schemes and the services they received.
EAC has again received several testimonies from residents, scheme managers and wardens, confirming that this form of consultation enjoyed by most participants.
Cheques for £100 are being sent to the lucky 20 raffle winners drawn from the 847 nominations received from groups of residents. The prize money is to be used for the enjoyment of the residents of each lucky scheme on the recommendation on the winning group.
The 34 finalists, will be announced on this website in late November or early December
Read more on the Housing Awards webpage