Base Awards 2011

Base Awards 2011

BASE held its 2011 Practitioner of the Year awards at our conference dinner at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium on 7 September. The winners received an award and cash prize. BASE would like to thank Momentum, Pluss and the Centre for Mental Health for supporting these awards.

The awards recognise excellence in supporting jobseekers with a range of disabilities. There is also an award for excellence in supporting employers.

This year's winners were:

Practitioner of the Year Award
Sponsor: British Association for Supported Employment
Awarded to Elaine Fidler (Status Employment)

Outstanding Practice Award: Support for people with a learning disability
Sponsor: Momentum
Awarded to Beverley Glenholme (Bury EST)

Outstanding Practice Award: Support for people with a mental health need
Sponsor: Centre for Mental Health
Awarded to Elaine Fidler (Status Employment)

Outstanding Practice Award: Support for people with a sensory impairment
Sponsor: BASE
Awarded to Michelle Bridger (Kent Supported Employment)

Outstanding Practice Award: Support for employers
Sponsor: Pluss
Awarded to Liz Turner (Kent Supported Employment)