Sanctuary Group has been recognised as an award-winning organisation. We are very proud of the accolades we have received, including the awards listed below:

Development awards

Sanctuary’s £60 million transformation of Glasgow’s Anderston has been formally recognised with the following accolades:

  • Scottish Home Awards – Housing Regeneration Project of the Year 2019
  • Homes for Scotland – Affordable Housing Development of the Year 2019
  • Saltire Society – Housing Design Awards 2019: Multiple Dwelling Commendation
  • CIH Scotland - Excellence Award Winner 2018

Sanctuary Scotland worked with the local community, Scottish Government and Glasgow City Council to transform Anderston’s housing stock.

The 10-year project saw many 1960s buildings demolished and replaced with 540 high quality, affordable homes.

Anderston Development in Glasgow

Abigail Bradley celebrates her Apprentice award win

Employment awards

Sanctuary’s Plumbing Apprentice, Nicole McGarvey, has won the 2019 Apprentice of the Year for the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and the Built Environment of Glasgow Clyde College.

Abigail Bradley, Apprentice - Business and Administration, was named Level Two Apprentice of the Year at the 2019 Worcestershire Group Training Association (WGTA) Apprenticeship Awards.

Care awards

Aashna House Residential Care Home received the accolade of ‘Top 20 Care Homes in London 2019’ from the leading online guide carehome.co.uk. It recognises care homes which put compassion, dignity and kindness at the heart of their care, and are making a positive difference to residents’ lives.

Upton Dene Care Home in Chester was included on the Knight Frank Luxury Care Home List 2018.

Asra House Residential Care Home in Leicester won the Care Team Award at the 2018 Great British Care Awards.

Debbie Barton, a care assistant at our Fernihurst Nursing Home, won the Caring Times Unsung Heroes Award in 2017.

Castlecroft Residential Care Home

SSL is now landlord and support provider for Culvery Court residents

Supported Living awards

Sanctuary Supported Living won five awards at the regional 2019 Great British Care Awards. The winners were:

  • Hilltop House, physical disability service in Bury St Edmunds – Putting People First/Personalisation Award (East)
  • Jimmy Shah, Project Worker at High Worple, learning disability service in Harrow – Care Newcomer Award (London)
  • Tracey Godfrey, Project Worker at Norton Road homelessness service in Stockton on Tees, supported housing for young people at risk of homelessness – Housing With Care Award (North East)
  • St Bartholomew’s Court retirement living service in Rye Foreign, East Sussex – Housing With Care Award (South East)
  • Sanctuary Supported LivingCare Employer Award (West Midlands)