At its Board Meeting on Thursday 12 January 2012, members of R&RA (Essex) Management Board congratulated Brian Mister on the award of MBE in the January 2012 Honours list.
Brian has not only served R&RA as Chairman but has over many years also worked with many other organisations to support disabled and disadvantaged individuals.
The photograph shows Brian celebrating his well deserved award with balloon decorations provided by his R&RA colleagues.
About Relatives & Residents Association Essex
The Relatives & Residents Association (Essex) aims to provide information and support to older people and their families and friends on matters relating to residential care and the alternatives to it.
We also aim to help older people achieve the best possible quality of life following admission to a care home and to support care home staff in dealing with matters affecting the needs, rights and quality of life for individual residents.
If you are considering, looking for, or living in a care home; if you have a relative or friend who is doing so, or if you just need specialist information or expert advice about any aspect of residential care, then you are most welcome to ring our advice line on 0845 017 7720. You will be sure of a warm welcome. The Advice Line Manager and his team are there to work with you and, if necessary, help you to decide on the best course of action. The service is free and confidential and we will support you for as long as necessary to deal with the matters you need to discuss.