We are having an online awards ceremony at AdFest on 23rd June. The awards are to celebrate the great things self-advocates and groups have done over the last year.
There are 6 awards. You can put yourself forward for 1 award or more than 1 award. You can also put someone else’s name forward for an award. The 6 awards are:
Members – Linton Gower Memorial Award:This award is for a member or members who have done something outstanding towards the running of their self-advocacy group.
Ideas: This award is for a member, or a group, who have worked with others on an idea. The idea should be something that improves the lives of people with learning disabilities in Wales.
Rights:This award will go to a member or group who has helped people know about or access their rights.
Reflect: This award will go to a member or group who can show they have learnt from their experiences and made a change.
Organisation: This award is for a group that has worked together to be a strong group and included everyone.
Review: This award is for a group or member who has achieved something special.
You can enter yourself or someone else for an award by emailing or phoning Sarah to tell her:
- Who you want to win the award
- Which award you think they should win
- Why you think they should win it
- Your contact details so we can find out more
You can email Sarah at firstname.lastname@example.org .Or you can phone Sarah on 07399 059609 on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10am and 3pm.
The winners will be chosen by the Co-Chairs of the AWPF Board of Directors. All nominations must be received by Friday 7th May at 5pm.
Awards will be announced at Adfest on June 23rd.