Timeline:

5th March 2019
' Nominations open '
26th April 2019
' Nominations close '
24th June 2019
' Shortlist announced '
10th July 2019
' Awards ceremony '

Andy Styring, Cheshire & Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

LAA-NW-Andy Styring, Cheshire & Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

North West

Currently the Director of Operations at CWP, Andy started his career as a charge nurse and over the last 40 years has dedicated his life to empowering people with learning disabilities to live independent lives through choice and involvement, ensuring patients get the right care, in the right place, at the right time. He has led the drive to close long stay institutional care, focussing instead on making sure services are driven by the person’s individual strengths, ensuring they are at the heart of decision making.

Nominated by: Mike Amesbury MP, Rt Hon Frank Field MP, Justin Madders MP, Rt Hon Esther McVey MP, David Rutley MP and Antoinette Sandbach MP