“I’d like to thank all the staff for their help in keeping us safe.” Thelma, Nora, Betty, Iris, Diana, Lilian and 110 year old Ethel share their personal messages of thanks to the care workers who look after them in this short video produced by Surrey County Council.

#SurreyCareWeek has provided a wonderful opportunity to pay tribute to all of Surrey’s unsung heroes in the care sector. Click here to discover more inspiring stories which capture the positive and lasting impact of their efforts. 

Sue Robertson, Associate Director of Strategic Planning and Integrated Assurance, Surrey Heartlands Health and Care Partnership said: “Surrey Heartlands would like to share a message of thanks, on behalf of the NHS, to all care homes and care workers, including domiciliary (home) care workers, for the passionate commitment they have shown to the wellbeing of those they care for.  The local NHS has provided support to care homes, running 170 training sessions on infection control and safe use of PPE. Integrated Care Partnership Directors and Clinical Leads are also making weekly check-in calls to care homes.”