Agincare Heroes Awards are back for 2024!

January 15, 2024

We are delighted to announce that our hugely popular Agincare Heroes Awards will return for 2024!

Since 2021, our Agincare Heroes Awards have paid tribute to our incredible team members who have demonstrated outstanding excellence in their roles or have made an extraordinary impact on those who draw on our services.

Award Categories

The award categories are designed to recognise teams/team members from across our care services alongside apprentices, volunteers, and support services:

  • Apprentice of the Year
  • Care Team of the Year
  • Care Worker of the Year
  • Customer Service Team of the Year
  • Outstanding Leader of the Year
  • Registered Manager of the Year
  • Support Services of the Year
  • The Rising Star of the Year
  • Volunteer of the Year
  • The Will Mitchell Award for Outstanding Achievement
  • Agincare Hero Award

What is the Agincare Hero Award?

The Agincare Hero Award is the most distinguished award of the ceremony, awarded to team members who have performed an incredible act of care, dedication or commitment in their community.


The Agincare Heroes Awards are the perfect opportunity to recognise extraordinary Agincare team members that have gone above and beyond in their roles.

Nominations will be reviewed by an esteemed panel of judges led by Agincare’s Founder and Chairman Derek Luckhurst and Chief Executive Raina Summerson.

Successful nominees will be invited to an exclusive awards ceremony celebrating the achievements of all our Agincare Heroes 2024!

Three years of Agincare Heroes Awards

Our first ever Agincare Heroes Awards ceremony was held on the 27th June 2022 and made for an incredible event.

Since then Agincare Heroes Awards has gone from strength to strength, getting bigger and better each year.

In 2023, the Agincare Heroes Awards took place at The Manor Hotel in picturesque Castle Combe in Wiltshire. The 2024 Agincare Heroes Awards promises to be spectacular!

Check out the short video below to see highlights from Agincare Heroes Awards 2023.

Meet some of last year’s Agincare Heroes

At the 2023 Agincare Heroes Awards, three extraordinary people were awarded the coveted Agincare Hero Medal with each recipient making a real impact on the lives of people we support:

The first Agincare Hero Medal was presented to James Jannece from our Worthing home care service. James was praised for his kind nature, dedicated work ethic and boundless positivity. Sadly, James passed away at the at the age of 35 following a valiant battle with cancer. We were very privileged to have James’s fiancé Chloe, his mother Liz and Worthing Registered Manager Vicky-Ann Burrows with us to collect the award.

The second Agincare Hero Medal was presented to Jane Nash from our Rose Garden extra care service. Jane is already seen by many as a hero – all praise her selfless passion and dedication to those she and her team care for.

The third and final Agincare Hero Medal was presented to Amy Crabb, an Agincare stalwart that has been with the team for over eighteen years. Amy was recognised for her outstanding achievements in supporting and developing recruitment, training, employment and workforce growth, and ensuring good practise across all our services.

Find out more about the Agincare Heroes Awards 2023 winners here!

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