Tagged with 'helpline awards'
Helpline Awards 2019 – tips for your entry
The Helpline Awards, now in their sixth year, are an opportunity to acknowledge and reflect on the amazing work that helplines, their staff and volunteers do in providing information, support and advice to improve people’s lives. If you’re considering submitting a nomination for one of this year’s three award categories… Read More
15th May 2019
Helpline Awards Helpline of the Year 2018
This award recognises helplines who have made a significant contribution to the sector and the wellbeing of service users. This year, MS Society won the award and Julie Gaynor, Helpline Services Manager at MS Society talks to us about winning the award. Winning Helpline of the Year Here on the… Read More
13th Feb 2019
Helplines Awards - Employee of the Year 2018
This award is open to all full-time, temporary and part-time paid staff who have made a significant contribution to the helpline, shown a real commitment and go above and beyond their job description. This year, Fedra Mardani, from Karma Nirvana, won the award and talks to us about Karma Nirvana… Read More
11th Dec 2018
Where would you go if it were happening to you?
Helplines Partnership annually holds the Helpline Awards to recognise the excellent work helplines do for people who need help and support. I asked one of our Helpline Award judges, Emily Hodge, Coach Therapy Support to tell us about her experience of the process and making those tricky final decisions. Here’s… Read More
8th Dec 2016
Major event in the helpline calendar
Helplines Partnership recently welcomed over 100 delegates to our 2015 Annual Conference which brought together helplines throughout the UK and the Republic of Ireland. The event provided a unique opportunity to capture the ideas, innovation, and insights from a broad range of helplines supporting a diverse range of service users…. Read More
27th Nov 2015
Helpline Impact Award - Second Place: Rape Crisis Scotland
The Rape Crisis Scotland (RCS) Helpline is delighted to have won 2nd place for the Helpline Impact Award, in recognition of the on-going development and impact of the service. The RCS Helpline is open daily, across Scotland from 6pm – midnight, offering free and confidential support and information to survivors… Read More
26th Nov 2015
Helpline of the Year: Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland
Mat Kirkby (Oscar winning writer, director & producer of The Phone Call & Laura Hastings (Head of Advice & Information, Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland) At the Helplines Partnership 2015 Awards, Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland (CHSS) won Helpline of the Year 2015. The Judges said CHSS was very deserving:… Read More
Our first Helpline Awards were spectacular!
If you read my blog before the Helpline Awards ceremony on 7 November 2014, you know it was full of excitement and eager anticipation as the day approached. Through the awards, we wanted to celebrate and show everyone how valuable helplines really are. We had an excellent response and I… Read More
17th Dec 2014