Meet the team

Franco and Vince Ricotta are the two directors of Amber Care Ltd. They purchased Stonebow House in 2005 and have personal experience of a loved one being diagnosed with dementia.

Kirsty Brookes is our registered manager since January 2020 and has been extensively involved in Adult care and learning disabilities.

Claire Cook is the accountant and works from Stonebow House on a Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. Any queries on a statement of account will be answered by her swiftly and in time.

Franco’s wife, Annie is involved in the day-to-day business of both care homes. She supports managers at both homes enabling them to provide the best care for our residents. She is also a DKMS (‘we delete blood cancer’) donor.

Katie Ives is the direct-support and administrator for Stonebow House and Kirsty. She is at the home every week day between 9.30-3.30pm.