A Harrogate home for vulnerable adults – bought by a local charity two years ago after it fell into financial difficulties – has been accredited with the prestigious award for Excellence in Care. Brackenley in Starbeck, which cares for 13 adults with learning difficulties, was acquired by the Harrogate Skills 4 Living Centre (HS4LC) after failed private sector ownership.  Some of HS4LC’s clients lived at Brackenley and they faced an uncertain future. Two years on, Excellence Squared’s team of assessors have recognised this turnaround and the care home have successfully been accredited to Excellence in Care. Excellence in Care is an outcome-based framework, demonstrating an establishment’s commitment to improving and…