Doncaster Council Chooses Runwood Homes

Runwood Homes has been chosen by Doncaster Council as its preferred bidder to take over its seven residential care homes for older people.  Negotiations have been entered for the transfer of the homes and the staff working in them.  There will be meetings with residents and their families to outline proposed plans moving forward, involving them in the process.  Ros Jones, Mayor of Doncaster said “When residents told me they would like us to find a way to keep the care homes open, I listened.  The announcement is good news and a really positive step forward towards securing a longer term future for the homes, residents and staff”.