Showing posts from December, 2015

Person Centred Care - More than just a Buzz Word

2015 Good Overall with Some Parts Outstanding
2015 has been a busy year for Green Light.  In the past 12 months we have opened several new homes; many of which have been specially adapted to suit people’s needs, and come through an unprecedented period of inspections with eight homes coming under the Care Quality Commission  (CQC) spotlight in just 14 weeks.

All eight homes: Litttlecroft, Huthnance Park, Wheal Gerry, September Lodge, Fairfield House, Comprigney Vean, The Pines and Penrose Farm, achieved an overall rating of ‘Good’, with Littlecroft achieving an ‘Outstanding’ from the independent regulator for its responsive approach.  The inspections, which took place between August and November this year, highlighted the positive relationships and the open and warm culture that exists within the homes.

Jo Pyrah, Green Light co-founder

The CQC inspectors also found a common theme running in all eight homes - that staff teams were open, visionary and enthusiastic in their approach to thei…