Pride in Our Carers 2019

Pride in Our Carers 2019

Nominations are now open for the Pride in Our Carers Award 2019!

In 2019, Carers Week sees the return of Carers Trust Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Norfolk’s annual Pride in Our Carers Awards, celebrating the valued work of family carers and the people and organisations that support them.

Do you know an individual or organisation who deserves a thank you for what they do? Award nominations are now open and there are nine categories that people can enter.

Why nominate?

The Awards are designed to show appreciation for the contribution that family carers make to our local community, raising awareness of the vital role they play, along with acknowledging the valuable people and organisations who support them. In doing so we hope to encourage others to help make caring easier.

How do I nominate?

You can nominate a person or organisation to receive an award using the online form below or by downloading a nomination form and sending it to us at engagement@carerstrustcpn.org or for the attention of the Engagement Team at Carers Trust CPN, 4 Meadow Park, Meadow Lane, St Ives, Cambridgeshire PE27 4LG.

Please choose the most relevant category to make your nomination. There is no limit on how many nominations you are able to make.

All entries must be received by 5pm on Monday 15th April 2019.

How will the nominations be judged?

All entries will be anonymised and reviewed by an independent panel of family carers and professionals. Shortlisted nominees will be notified and invited to the Pride in Our Carers Awards that will take place in Carers Week 10-16 June 2019. The decisions of the judging panel are final.

Your data

The information contained in this nomination is strictly confidential and will not be communicated to any person other than those involved in the administration and judging of the awards. Upon notification, consent will be requested from shortlisted nominees to use any information provided in support of the nomination in award announcements and other associated promotional activity, including sharing with third parties, e.g. the press, sponsors and partners.

For further information please see the Privacy notice on our website.

Pride in Our Carers 2019 Nomination Form

Your details
We need these to enable us to contact you to let you know if your nominee has been shortlisted. This will be done before we write to the shortlisted individual/organisation.
Incomplete forms may not be accepted so please ensure you provide full contact details for yourself and the nominated person and the Award Category you are nominating them for.

Title

First name*

Last name*

Telephone number*

Mobile number

Email address*

Address


Town*

Postcode*

Details of Nominee
We will be writing to all shortlisted individuals/organisations in order to invite them along to our awards ceremony during Carers Week 10-16 June 2019.

Title

First name*

Last name*

Telephone number*

Mobile number

Email address

Organisation

Job Title/Team

Address*


Town*

Postcode*

Categories are:
Carer of the Year - Nominate the family member, friend or neighbour you know who goes out of their way to help and support others and who makes a difference in someone’s life. This category is for unpaid, family carers only.

Young Carer of the Year - Nominate the Young Carer (5-18 years) you know who goes out of their way to help and support others and who makes a difference in someone’s life.

Young Adult Carer of the Year - Nominate the Young Adult Carer (16-25 years) you know who goes out of their way to help and support others and who makes a difference in someone’s life.

Carer Friendly Employer of the Year - Nominate a local business or organisation who supports their employees or customers in their caring role. This can include an individual who has made a difference by going the extra mile on behalf of the business/organisation.

Carer Friendly School or College of the Year - Nominate a School or College who has demonstrated a carer friendly approach in their caring role. This can include an individual who has made a difference by going the extra mile on behalf of the school/college.

Carer Friendly Social Care Award - Nominate the Social Care team, care manager, youth worker or individual who has demonstrated the most carer friendly approach in their working role and who has made a difference by going the extra mile. This category includes paid care workers.

Carer Friendly Health Care Award - Nominate the GP surgery, Consultant, District Nurse, Health Care team, Hospital ward or individual who has demonstrated the most carer friendly approach in their working role and who has made a difference by going the extra mile.

Carer Friendly Voluntary Organisation Award - Nominate the Voluntary organisation, team or individual who has demonstrated the most carer friendly approach in their working role and who has made a difference by going the extra mile.

Outstanding Contribution to Carers Award - This category is for the individual, team, group or organisation whose contribution over the years has led to significant changes to unpaid family carers and the way they are supported.

I would like to nominate the person named above for the following Award*

Please do not refer to the person you are nominating by using their name below - please use he/she/they.

Who do they care for?
If you are nominating an individual, could you please indicate who they care for.
If it is more than one person please tick the relevant boxes.
SpouseChild (under 18)Child (over 18)ParentSiblingGrandparentOther family memberNeighbourFriendClients

Award Nomination*
Please detail why the individual, team or organisation merits the award by including examples of the type of support they provide and how they have made a difference in their particular category.

Please do not refer to the person you are nominating by using their name below - please use he/she/they.

Give an example of how this person/organisation’s support has made a difference. [Maximum 150 words].


Total word Count : 0 words [Maximum 150 words].

Give an example of how this person/organisation goes the extra mile in their support for unpaid family carers. [Word limit 150].


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Give an example of the kind of support this person/organisation gives. [Word limit 150].


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Use this box for other supporting information or examples of why you believe this person/organisation deserves to be nominated for this category. [Word limit 200].


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We would really like to know how you heard about the Awards


Closing date for nominations: 5pm on Monday 15th April 2019

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Page last modified: 5th March 2019