Candlelight Care awards finalists, from the left, are: Penny Johnson, Rachel Armstrong, and Lesley Boyes, all from Uckfield.

Three Candlelight Care staff from Uckfield are awards finalists

Three members of the Candlelight Care team in Uckfield are finalists in the Candlelight Care Awards 2019. One of them is a double finalist.

More than 300 nominations were received across six categories in the awards which include Best Newcomer, Unsung Hero, and a special Dignity in Care award where nominations are made by clients.

Penny Johnson, Rachel Armonstrong, and Lesley Boyes, all from Uckfield, are among the 26 finalists.


Penny was nominated for the Senior Care Professional award, Rachel was put forward for Specialist in Care, and Outstanding Care Professional awards, and Lesley for Dignity in Care.

The winners will be announced at an awards lunch at Long Sutton Golf Club in June.

Mandy Head, Registered Manager at Candlelight Care in Uckfield, said, “Everyone at the Uckfield branch is delighted that we have three finalists in the Candlelight Care Awards. We are looking forward to attending the awards ceremony.”

Family company

Candlelight Care is a family-run company offering homecare and live-in care services in Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire and East Sussex. Its head office is in Glastonbury, Somerset.

The company has been caring for people of all ages in their own homes for over 30 years.

Candlelight Care has been awarded the Investors in People Bronze standard for its commitment to developing its staff.

• Contact details for Candlelight Care can be found 24/7 in our Uckfield Directory. Look for the name or search in categories for Care Services, Domicilliary Care, or Home Care Services.

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