"Winning an accolade
is not only a recognition of achievement but enables best practice to be spread to others which in turn improve services for users and carers across Wales."
The idea behind the Accolades
is to acknowledge and reward a workforce, which supports 150,000 people across Wales.
have attracted the backing of several major sponsors - including Dickinson Dees, Knight Frank, Newcastle University Business School, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Royal Bank of Scotland and Teesside Business School.
The winners of the Accolades
, which were announced at a ceremony in Cardiff's City Hall, were rewarded for projects that involved investing in the learning and development of their staff.
"Remember it's a team sport, it's not about individual accolades
ECO GADGET: The sporty Honda CR-Z has collected three top accolades
Mutale Nyoni, chair of the Care Council for Wales, said: "The accolades
are a wonderful celebration of good practice, recognising groups for their excellence and improving services for users by learning from their success."
Citroen's stylish C6made top spot in the Executive class for a second consecutive year, as did the C4 Picasso Exclusive, clinching the Compact MPV accolade
Last held in 2005, the Accolades
are the pinnacle of this year's Social Care Week and taking home an award will be the icing on the cake for the finalists in attendance, all of whom have already demonstrated best practice and exemplary learning outcomes within the social care sector in Wales.
He won the accolades
for his reporting of the war in Iraq, famine in Malawi and Aids epidemic in Zambia.
A RECORD number of social care projects from across Wales will be competing to win Social Care Accolades
A LAW firm in Huddersfield has gained one of the profession's highest accolades
Spike is a true professional and gentleman and deserves all the accolades
Community Care workers scooped a top award at the first Welsh Social Accolades
The rock legend was topping a list of British acts lined up for accolades
at the glittering ceremony in the Staples Centre, Los Angeles.