Jane Montrose wins ‘Outstanding Contribution to Social Care’ for England and Scotland!
Last Friday, at the prestigious National Learning Disability and Autism Awards at the ICC in Birmingham, Apple House’s managing director, Jane Montrose, won the ‘Outstanding Contribution to Social Care’ award for England and Scotland.
The National Learning Disabilities & Autism Awards celebrate excellence in the support for people with learning disabilities and aim to pay tribute to those individuals or organisations who excel in providing quality care.
Judges said: “Jane is impressive both on paper and in person. What shone through was her compassion and passion for her business and supporting the vulnerable people in her homes. She has the perfect blend of qualities that we look for in a provider: Behaviour, strategy, experience and commercial acumen. A clear winner.”
Jane said of her win, ‘I am so honoured to have won this award and pay tribute to my incredible team, fellow directors, Romaine and Guy, and office manager, Sarah-Jane, and Jayne, without whom I could never have achieved my dream to create Apple House. I am proud of everyone who works and lives in an Apple House care home. Congratulations to all winners and finalists of the awards announced on Friday!’