NAPA Short Story Competition
Revitalyz – Seated Physical Activities (SPA) in Care & Community Settings

The results are out

The NAPA Award Winners

We are so pleased with the amount of nominations we have received and so many examples of Best Practice, the winners are:

Best Activity Coordinator Award Winner

Sarah Gray from Devonshire Nursing Home

Best Unsung Hero Award Winner 

Winnie Hull from Gloucester House – Greensleeves

Grow Old Disgracefully Award Winner

 John Harvey from Belong Crewe

Best Chef who Contributes to Activity Provision

Ryan Smith from Keate House Residential Home

Best Carer who Contributes to Activity Provision

 Caroline Newton from Belong Atherton



NAPA Challenge

A Food Journey Around the Commonwealth

NAPA, the National Activity Providers Association, organises an annual challenge for care settings. The Challenge this year was linked to National Care Home Open Day and took the theme A Food Journey Around the Commonwealth.

The winners are

Aveley Lodge, Parmenter Care

Highly Commended Entries are

South Lodge, Avery Healthcare & Thornbank, Greensleeves

Top 20 entries

A huge well done to all those that entered. There were so many great examples of best practice. 

Ascot Grange Signature
Aveley Lodge Parmenter Care
Brookside OSJCT
Coppelia House Penninsula Care Homes
Dulas Court Herefordshire Care Homes
Haddon Hall Porthaven
Half Acre House independent
Hazelgrove Hillcare
Loxley Park Avery
Mallands Residential Home Mallands Care
Oak Lodge Nursing Home Forest Care
Parklands Manor Signature
Penhurst Gardens Porthaven
Quinell House independent
Red Oaks Nursing Home Barchester
Russettings Care Home independent
South Lodge Avery
Thornbank Greensleeves
Torkington House Greensleeves
Wiltshire Heights Porthaven