Linda McEnhill Award

The 2017/18 Award:

Have you, or anyone you know, made a positive difference to the end of life care for people with learning disabilities?, or an example of outstanding support of one or more individuals. If so, why not consider putting the achievement forward for the Linda McEnhill Award? Anyone involved in the end of life care for people with learning disabilities can be nominated.

There are two categories:
Category A: A new development or innovation in care / excellence in overall end of life support for people with learning disabilities (this could be, for example, a clinical development, an educational project, or a piece of research, or anything else that will benefit a number of people with learning disabilities) – application form can be downloaded here.
Category B: Outstanding end of life support of an individual – application form can be downloaded here.

You can find guidance notes here.

Nominations deadline: 31st January 2018 (please note: extended deadline)

 

2016 winners

Sarah Jane Price’s team: Louise, Brad, Kelly, Hana and Jared Ellis (her foster family); Dr Emma Husbands (Consultant Palliative Medicine); Dr Rob Estelrich (General Practitioner); Agnes Lawler and the District Nurse Team; Sue Higgins (Epilepsy Nurse Specialist)

Left to right: award winners Agnes Lawler and Louise Ellis; judges Jean Willson, Pat Charlesworth and Irene Tuffrey-Wijne
Left to right: award winners Agnes Lawler and Louise Ellis; judges Jean Willson, Pat Charlesworth and Irene Tuffrey-Wijne

To read more about the winners, click here

Previous winners

Details of the winners previous Awards by year:

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008