Willow Wood is delighted and extremely proud to have been shortlisted for the first ever Greater Manchester Health and Care Champion Awards. This nomination, in the category ‘People’s Champion’ is for outstanding commitment to improving the health and wellbeing of others.
Head of Clinical Services Karen Vallantine said: “To have been shortlisted from nearly 400 nominations is an honour in itself, and we are absolutely thrilled. The award really sums up our ethos, Willow Wood is all about improving and enhancing the lives of our patients and their families. Every member of our team is committed to making a difference.”
Chief Executive Karen Houlston agreed, “Our staff and volunteers are our biggest asset, and I feel so proud that they have been recognised in this way by our community. They really do go that extra mile to provide outstanding care.”
The judging panel will be made up of heath and care leaders from across the region, and the winners will be announced on Friday 13 July at the awards ceremony at the Museum of Science and Industry.
Photo: Karen Vallantine (centre, back) with members from the clinical team.