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Millennium Care is a family run organisation based in Lancashire, who appointed DSDC to consult on their latest care home, Worthington Lake, from 2016 until 2020.  Worthington Lake’s high standards and person centred approach gained them the Stirling ‘Gold’ award in dementia inclusive design. Since the DSDC audit in 2019 and in quick response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Millennium Care have commissioned a covid secure visitation lodge for their residents at Worthington Lake. Read their blog below to discover more about the design features they have implemented and how this is improving the lives of their residents.

Worthington Lake Care Home, a dementia-designed home in Wigan has introduced a secure visitation facility on their grounds. As the first-of-its-kind in the North West, it provides an exciting new opportunity for care homes, particularly during the Covid-19 Pandemic.

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DSDC News
20th Aug 2020

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DSDC News
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