Elaine Hambly from Kenwyn Care Home in Truro was thrilled to be named 'Memory Lane Champion' at the Barchester Care Awards 2017.
Elaine has worked as a Senior Carer for the past 2 years. She is described as being extremely passionate about embedding the values of dementia care and supports residents, staff and relatives to the full. Elaine regularly makes her way into work in her own time which takes 90 minutes by train and foot.
A nomination for Elaine said: ''Elaine makes Kenwyn a good and fun place to live and you can see that the residents are all part of her family in a big way.''