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Development of local care and support services wins award

18 December 2020
Thurrock Council's innovative work developing local care and support services recently won the Best Community and Neighbourhood Initiative award at the Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) awards 2020.
Cllr James Halden, Cabinet member for adult social care, said: "It's fantastic to see our micro-enterprise work being recognised at this year's APSE awards and all that we have done to support the growth of local, resident-led care and support services in Thurrock.

Council wins bronze at Public Sector Transformation Awards

11 March 2020
Thurrock Council's Adult Social Care team won the bronze Community Focus award for their micro-enterprise scheme at the Improvement and Efficiency Social Enterprise (iESE) Public Sector Transformation Awards last week, Wednesday 4 March.
As part of their transformation programme, Adult Social Care initiated the micro-enterprise scheme with the aim of increasing the choice of support, care and health-related services for local residents.