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UK Annual Social Prescribing Link Worker Day Awards Ceremony

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Join us at the UK Annual Social Prescribing Link Worker Day Awards Ceremony to celebrate Social Prescribing Link Workers impact and recognise all those who have made outstanding contributions to powering up community wellbeing.

Headline guest artist: Ian Waite, Star of Strictly & It Takes Two, Fitsteps Co-Founder


Social Prescribing Link Worker of The Year Finalists

  • Sean Macfarlane (Scottish Communities for Health & Wellbeing)
  • Maxine Bowler (Heeley Development Trust)
  • Rafia Haque (United Welsh)
  • Hannah Edwards (Cyrenians)
  • Bronagh Cooper (Bogside and Brandywell Health Forum)

Social Prescribing Programme of The Year Finalists

  • Wolverhampton Voluntary Sector Council
  • Edinburgh Health & Social Care Partnership
  • H4All
  • Merton Voluntary Service Council
  • Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust

Community Group of The Year Finalists

  • Highcliffe Medical Centre Practice Health champions
  • YAP (The Health and Social Care Alliance)
  • The Affected Group (Community360)
  • MHA-Hart and Rushmore Live at Home Scheme
  • The Pollok Health Walk (The Health and Social Care Alliance)

Social Prescribing Manager of The Year Finalists

  • Jennifer Williams (City Health Care Partnership)
  • Michael Waugh (Newcastle GP Services)
  • Roseann Logan (The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland)
  • Anna Barnish (Citizens Advice Wirral)
  • Valerie Campbell (CVS Inverclyde)

Brochure and Resources

UK Annual Social Prescribing Link Worker Day Awards & Conference 2020 Brochure
Event details and joining instructions
Using Hopin as an attendee

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Schedule

· Stage
Arrival and welcome by your Emcee for the day
Arrivals, Red Carpet photo moment, walk around the 'venue' & visit the Photo Booth
Richard Vize
· Expo
Arrival, Networking & Expo
Enjoy the Red Carpet photos & Photo Booth and familiarise yourself with the platform
· Stage
Opening of Awards Ceremony
Dance with Ian Waite, Star of Strictly & It Takes Two, FitSteps Co-Founder
Richard Vize Ian Waite
· Expo
Expo & Photo Booth
Meet our sponsors and take a snap in the Photo Booth
· Sessions
Community Group Of The Year Award
Award Winner and Runner Up Announcements, presented by Bev Taylor, Operations Director for the National Academy for Social Prescribing
Bev Taylor Richard Vize
· Networking
Networking & Photo Booth
1:1 speed networking and snap a selfie in the Photo Booth
· Stage
Starters & Entertainment
Therapeutic Gardening with Annabelle Padwick, Life at No. 27
Annabelle Padwick
· Expo
Expo & Photo Booth
Meet our sponsors and take a snap in the Photo Booth
· Sessions
Social Prescribing Link Worker of the year Award
Winner and Runner-Up Announced, presented by Olivia Field, Head of Health and Resilience Policy at the British Red Cross
Olivia Field Richard Vize
· Networking
Networking & Photo Booth
1:1 speed networking and snap a selfie in the Photo Booth
· Stage
Mains & Entertainment
Cookery Demonstration – time to cook and eat together!
Malcolm Bannon
· Expo
Expo & Photo Booth
Meet our sponsors and take a snap in the Photo Booth
· Sessions
Social Prescribing Manager of the year Award
Winner and Runner-Up Award presented by: Dr Farzana Hussain, GP & Clinical Director of Newham Central PCN, Co-Chair of the PCN Network at NHS Confederation
FARZANA HUSSAIN Richard Vize
· Networking
Networking & Photo Booth
1:1 speed networking and snap a selfie in the Photo Booth
· Stage
Dessert & Entertainment
Young Adults Project showcase Arts Project film
Lorna  Robertson MARGARET PRENTICE
· Expo
Expo & Photo Booth
Meet our sponsors and take a snap in the Photo Booth
· Sessions
Social Prescribing Programme of the year Award
Award Winner & Runner-Up announced, Presented by Christiana Melam, Chief Executive of National Association of Link Workers
Christiana Melam Richard Vize
· Networking
Networking & Photo Booth
1:1 speed networking and snap a selfie in the Photo Booth
· Stage
Competition winners announced and End of Awards Ceremony
Christiana Melam Richard Vize

Speakers

MARGARET PRENTICE

YAP (Young Adults Project)

Lorna Robertson

YAP (Young Adults Project)

Malcolm Bannon

Chef, The Netherton Feelgood Factory

Bev Taylor

Operations Director for the National Academy for Social Prescribing

FARZANA HUSSAIN

NHS England

Olivia Field

Head of Health and Resilience Policy

Annabelle Padwick

Founder of Life at No.27 and National Growing for Wellbeing Week

Richard Vize

Host

Christiana Melam

NALW CEO

Ian Waite

Star of Strictly & It Takes Two, FitSteps Co-Founder

The event is over

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National Association of Link Workers

The only & largest UK Social Prescribing Link Worker professional network

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Booths

FitSteps

Dance, fitness class which uses all of the favourite Ballroom & Latin dances to create a fun but effective workout.

Viridian Nutrition

Passionate about independent health stores

British Red Cross

Tackling Loneliness Through Social Prescribing

Sport England

Building an active nation

TPC Health

Changing the way organisations, practitioners and individuals improve health and wellbeing

Two Generations

Fostering friendships between generations to increase independence, reduce loneliness and provide affordable housing

Macmillan Cancer Support

Providing Primary Care Networks and social prescribing link workers with information, tools and resources

Need 2 Succeed

Link Workers & Social Prescribers Training

Red Carpet Room

Snap a photo when you arrive at the event!

Virtual Photo Booth

Come and take a Selfie!

Help Desk

Happy to help with any awards or technical matters