Tagged with 'award'
Helpline Awards - Volunteer of the Year 2018
The Helpline Volunteer of the Year recognises the contribution of full-time or part-time helpline volunteers who have shown a real commitment and gone above and beyond the volunteer role. This year, Pauline Green, a helpline volunteer for Families Need Fathers won the award and talks to us about volunteering. A… Read More
5th Dec 2018
An amazing year for DrugFAM
It has been a truly fantastic year for one of our members – DrugFAM. I was so pleased to represent Helplines Partnership at their ‘Service of Celebration and Hope’ at Westminster Abbey in May. Today, we were delighted to hear that Elizabeth Burton-Phillips, the founder of the charity, has been… Read More
28th Jun 2017
Helpline Impact Award - Winner: Nightline Association
Nightline Association’s role in supporting students was recognised at the Helpline Awards 2015 by being selected to receive the ‘Helpline Impact Award’. The Helpline Impact Award specifically acknowledges the long-term contribution of a helpline that is an example to others in how it develops and improves to meet service user… Read More
28th Jan 2016
The Phone Call: An Oscar winning helpline story?
A short film encompassing a challenging helpline call is up for an Oscar in the Short Films Category. The Phone Call is a compelling 20 minute film directed by Mat Kirkby covering the conversation between Heather, a helpline worker on a crisis line played by Sally Hawkins, and Stan, an… Read More
16th Jan 2015