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Solihull Together 2017 Awards Finalists Revealed

Organisers have released details of the finalists for the Solihull Together 2017 Awards.  Now in their third year, the Awards attracted over 100 nominations celebrating the dedication of Solihull residents, health and care professionals and local organisations who provide outstanding care and support to adults in the borough.

 

Winners in each category will be revealed at the awards ceremony which will be held at the Renewal Conference Centre, Lode Lane, Solihull on the afternoon of Friday 31st March.  Tickets are available from www.solihulltogether.co.uk

 

Cllr Bob Sleigh OBE, Leader of Solihull Council will open the awards and welcome the Rt Hon Jacqui Smith, Interim Chair of Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust who will compere the ceremony again this year.

 

The named category finalists were announced as follows:

 

Care Professional of the Year

Darren Townsend, Rough Sleeper Outreach Worker

Oswald Morgan, Key Worker Early Help Service, Solihull Council

Pete Duffield, RAID Team, Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust (BSMHFT)

 

Care Team of the Year

Dermatology Department, Solihull Hospital

Housekeeping & Laundry Team, Royal Star & Garter Homes, Solihull

Solihull Early Intervention Service, BSMHFT

Solihull Community Respiratory Team, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust (HEFT)

STEPS (Support Towards Employment Progression & Satisfaction), Solihull Council

 

Collaborative Working

Geriatric Optimisation & Liaison Service Before Surgery (GOALS), HEFT

Macmillan Palliative Care Therapy Team, HEFT

Solihull Community Housing (SCH) Wellbeing Service & Better Living Centre

SOLAR, BSMHFT

Solihull Integrated Addiction Service (SIAS)

  

Dementia-friendly Service

Enhanced Recovery at Home, HEFT

Silver Birches Residential Home

Solihull Specialist Care Dental Service, HEFT

 

Health Professional of the Year

Dr Anand Chitnis, The Castle Practice

Ann White, Solihull Community Services, HEFT

Geraldine Russell, Specialist Special Care Dentistry Service, HEFT

Jackie Gale, Admiral Nurse, BSMHFT

Jacqui Rea, Croft Medical Centre

Rebecca Billingsley, Solihull CCG/Macmillan Cancer Support

 

Inspiring Leader

Karen Lewis, Deputy Therapy Lead, HEFT

Linda Murphy, Service Manager, SMBC

Phillip Hall, Senior Nurse Dementia, HEFT

Rev Neil Roberts, Chelmsley Wood Baptist Church

Suzi Thomas, Team Manager, SIAS

 

Local Hero

Christine Logan, Director Act on Dementia CIC

Libby Servis, voluntary work

Martin Shalley, voluntary work at The Hampton Gym and Marie Curie Hospice

Maureen Johnson, Carer Governor, BSMHFT

Millie Skinner, Founder member Friends of Solihull Hospital

 

Outstanding Community Project

Gro Organic

MAN v FAT football

Solihull Borough Talking Newspapers Association

Solihull Fire Station/Safe and Well visits

 

Outstanding Customer Care

Homes Library Service, Solihull Council  

Solihull Community Housing (SCH) Wellbeing Service

Solihull Connect

Solihull Integrated Addiction Service (SIAS)

 

Primary Care Service of the Year

Bernays and Whitehouse Medical Partnership

Care Navigator Service, Age UK Solihull

Coventry Road Surgery

  

Chairman’s Award

The Solihull Together Chairman’s Award is given by the Awards Judging Panel to an individual or organisation that has demonstrated outstanding commitment to improving the lives of Solihull citizens.   This year the judges have shortlisted three people for the award:

Amy Jackson, The Lily Mae Foundation

Andrew Shanahan, MAN v FAT

Jackie Gale, Admiral Nurse

 

Visit www.solihulltogether.co.uk for more details about the Awards ceremony.


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