A dignity champion is someone who believes passionately that being treated with dignity is a basic human right, not an optional extra.
We at Asquith Hall believe that we are compassionate, person centred, efficient and willing to try everything to achieve this.
We are all dignity champions at Asquith Hall pledging to challenge poor care, to act as good role models and through specific guidelines issued by the dignity campaign to educate and inform all those working around us.
Dignity champions at Asquith Hall are willing to: –
Dignity champions at Asquith Hall are all committed to taking action, however small, to create a care system that has compassion and respect for our residents.
Every member of staff receives training in dignity in care and are awarded a ‘dignity champion badge’ as recognition of our programme, led by care Co-ordinator, Elizabeth Copley.
Ask any of our staff for the 10 top tips in our dignity action plans or sign the pledge online at Asquith Hall.
We offer numerous examples of how we have tried and tested dignity champion principles, including: –
Anyone can be a dignity champion and contribute to our pledge to improve care at Asquith Hall and beyond on a national level.