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LATEST NEWS: The CTBF in discussions to sell Glebelands Care Home to Greensleeves Care

The sale of Glebelands is part of our ongoing review of the support it provides to people working behind the scenes in Cinema, TV and Film, to better meet their changing needs. The care that people are looking for when they get older has changed, with increasing demand for the option to choose a care home closer to home, friends and family and an increasing need for specialist care support such as dementia care.

With fewer and fewer beneficiaries choosing Glebelands, we have been looking at the best way to secure the home’s future for current and future residents. This has led to the current discussions with Greensleeves Care, a specialist care provider which manages residential, dementia & nursing care homes across the Midlands, Southern and Eastern England. Greensleeves Care has been providing high quality care for older people for 20 years. As a charitable trust, it is not-for-profit, so all funds available are invested back into its operations, helping them offer outstanding care and services to residents.

D'Arcy Myers, Interim CEO of The CTBF, commented: "This opportunity will secure Glebelands’ future as a care home which can continue to offer a high quality care option for CTBF beneficiaries and their loved ones, and for people in the local community.

"We believe Greensleeves is an excellent choice to take over running the home and want to reassure current and potential residents that this transaction will have a positive impact on the service the home provides.

"Operating a care home is an increasingly specialised service. The sale of Glebelands will allow us to concentrate on better meeting the changing needs of people working behind the scenes in Cinema, TV and Film, who find themselves in times of need for one reason or another. This agreement with Greensleeves Care means we can do that knowing Glebelands care home is in safe hands."

Paul Newman, Chief Executive of Greensleeves Care, also welcomed the agreement: "We are delighted that the CTBF has chosen us as the organisation to secure the future of Glebelands as a care home.

"We are very conscious of its distinguished heritage and the affection for it that exists in the cinema, film and television communities. That’s why CTBF beneficiaries will always be welcome at Glebelands and our focus will be on offering the best possible care in the future for all residents."

The income raised from the sale of Glebelands will be used to increase the reach and impact of the support we offer to those people and families in our industry who are facing adversity or barriers to work.

If you are interested in finding out more, please contact Eunice Bornasty in the first instance, on FREEPHONE 0800 138 2522, or email welfare@ctbf.co.uk.