NHS70 – Excellence In Care Support (support services and volunteering)

The award recognises the long standing and outstanding contribution of a dedicated carer or volunteer in providing care support to individuals (in any setting). This could be as a family member/friend, as a paid employee or as part of a voluntary/community group.

In recognition of NHS70, they may be continuing to provide this care support to this day or may no longer be providing it.

  • Briefly describe what they do, including the kind of support they provide
  • How long have they been providing care support?
  • How do they go above and beyond the call of duty?
  • Views of family members/friends/those receiving care – what kind of person are they?
  • How do they support quality of life, show compassion/bring comfort and/or help the person/s they care for sustain their level of independence?