Consensus in the News

November 22, 2019

Support Worker, Ben, heads to the National Care Awards

We are proud to announce that Consensus colleague, Ben Watts, a senior support worker at Deansbrook Farm in Essex is among those shortlisted as a finalist in the National Care Awards 2019. Ben will be joining over 700 guests, consisting of finalists from across the 18 different categories as well as leading industry organisations and...


August 28, 2019

Deansbrook praised for high quality, person-centred care

Praised for supporting people to have maximum choice and control of their lives, Deansbrook Farm in Southminster, Essex is celebrating having been rated as ‘Good’ in all five key areas by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Deansbrook Farm was praised by inspectors, for providing a safe, effective, caring, responsive and well-led service, in line with...


June 14, 2019

Deansbrook caring colleague scoops top award

Ben Watts of Deansbrook, Southminster, Essex, is celebrating after winning a Caring Homes Group ‘Recognition Award’.  Ben won the Fulfilling Lives Award, sponsored by Orchard Interiors Ltd, for his extensive work with a supported individual at the home. The award was announced by one of the original professional dancers on Strictly Come Dancing; producer and...


October 17, 2017

Values driven success at Deansbrook

Our services in East Anglia have been reflecting on how they bring the Consensus Values to life and recognise success. Nathan, Manager of Deansbrook shares with us how his team have been contributing; “Work began with the team at Deansbrook to get them thinking about the company values. This was part of a wider goal...


May 16, 2012

Mike’s Story – comprehensive support to achieve independence

Mike is a gentleman with learning disabilities, autism, and also presents with behaviors that challenge and associated mental health problems. Mike has spent the significant period of his life within restrictive institutional settings, and has since moved from various residential environments to another due to placement breakdown as a result of his challenging behavior. Mike...