Local Dignity Awards

Added on 11/08/2008
Updated on 27/07/2009

The majority of staff and volunteers in health and social care do a wonderful job in sometimes difficult circumstances.

Rewarding and recognising those staff and local people that go the extra mile and really make a difference to people's dignity is a key part of the Dignity in Care Campaign.

You can read here about the regional winners of the Health and Social Care Award for Dignity in Care in each year.

The 2009 finalists and winner for the North East are:

St. Benedicts Hospice In-Patient Unit

Gillian Marshall

Congratulations to the winner, St Benedicts Hospice In-Patient Care who beat stiff competition to win the North east Region.