Timeline:

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

Carers Health Team, Sussex Community Foundation Trust

CCA-SE-Carers Health Team, Sussex Community Foundation Trust

South East

The Carers Health Team has made a real difference to the local community, helping to engage informal Carers, who often put their own needs aside.  The team focuses on providing informal carers with clinical assessments of their own health needs, helping to recognise and maintain these, whilst being in a caring role. The team and organisation are dedicated to ensuring that the health and wellbeing of informal carers is promoted and that they are treated with care and compassion.

Nominated by: Sir Peter Bottomley MP, Rt Hon Nick Gibb MP, Gillian Keegan MP and Rt Hon Sir Nicholas Soames MP
Rt Hon Nick Gibb MP: "The Sussex Community Foundation Trust’s Carers Health Team do amazing work looking after those who look after others. Their hard work provides carers with essential support, and I am proud to nominate them for this award."