A BRADFORD homecare company is celebrating after winning an award.

Sentinel Homecare Limited, a domiciliary homecare provider specialising in personal care, assistance with medication and social care support, won the Corporate Live Wire Leeds and Yorkshire Prestige Awards for Homecare Company of the Year 2020.

The judges commended Sentinel for their commitment to client wellbeing and said "Sentinel are committed to consistently improving client care, which has been rated ‘good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC)".

Managing director Rayhana Begum said: “Our team are delighted with the win and recognition, they have worked really hard since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, to make sure our clients continue to feel safe and well cared for within their own home.

"It has been an unprecedented and uncertain time for everyone, but our homecare assistants are highly experienced in social care, infection control and in protecting the most vulnerable in our society.

"We have been working closely with Bradford Council and the Bradford Care Association to ensure we have the right amount of PPE and that our homecare assistants are be able to visit testing stations, by appointment, to test for Covid-19.

"We have never felt prouder of our team, our clients, their families and our professional partners.

"During the Covid-19 pandemic everyone is having to make sacrifices, and I couldn't be more proud of the level of kindness, resilience and compassion shown by our team and community - it has simply been inspirational.”