Hospice UK Awards 2018

Our Hospice UK Awards celebrate the innovative work and people in hospices and palliative care organisations across the UK.

NOTE: The closing date for the Hospice UK Awards has now passed. We'll be announcing our winners on Tuesday, 27 November 2018 at the conference dinner.

Hospice UK Awards 2017

Hospice UK Awards are kindly supported by the National Gardens Scheme.

The National Gardens Scheme (NGS) opens around 3,700 gardens of quality, character and interest to the public each year, to raise money for nominated care charities. Since 1996 the NGS has donated £5 million to hospice care and are the largest funder of our work.

We are delighted to open the 2018 Hospice UK Awards, celebrating the innovative work and people in hospices and palliative care organisations across the UK.

Categories

The Innovation Awards are made in a number of key areas.  We look for stand out projects that will inspire other hospices and palliative care organisations, and show the world why they are such innovative organisations.

Innovation in Care

2017 Hospice UK Retail Awards
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Innovation in Partnership Working

Hospice UK Retail Awards 2015
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Dying Matters Award

Hospice UK Awards 2016
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Innovation in Income Generation

We support hospices with income generation
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Tackling Inequalities

Hospice UK Awards 2015
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Towergate Outstanding Hospice Team

Towergate Insurance
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There are also an additional two categories to recognise the special contribution to hospice care made by individuals.

Volunteer of the Year

Get involved and volunteer
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Volunteer Gardener of the Year

Gardens with sunflowers
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Eligibility

Members and Subscribers of Hospice UK are eligible to enter, with the exception of the Towergate Hospice Team of the Year Award, which is only open to member hospices.

The Dying Matters Award is open to those who registered an event in England, Wales (via Byw Nawr) and Northern Ireland.

Deadline

The deadline for all entries and nomination was Friday, 14 September 2018, which has now passed.

Prize

All winners will receive glassware and a one-day free conference place. In addition we offer accommodation for winners of the Volunteer of the Year and Volunteer Gardener of the Year.

Winning also gives you an opportunity to instil pride and morale in staff, volunteers, supporters and your wider community. There will also be public relations (PR) opportunities for winning hospice to publicise their success.

Presentation

Awards will be presented on Tuesday 27 November, at our National Conference dinner at the Telford International Centre.

Further information

If you are thinking of entering, please read through the guidance for the specific award using the category links above.

Please contact the Grants Team for further information or help about Hospice UK Awards.

Thank you

Hospice UK Awards are kindly supported by the National Gardens Scheme. We are grateful for their continued and valued support.

The National Gardens Scheme

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