The Awards will take place in Autumn 2024 at the ICC, Birmingham
Closing date 6 September 2024
Care Talk magazine are delighted to host the National Children & Young People Awards. These unique awards will celebrate excellence in care for children, young people and families, showcase innovation and best practice in this area and pay tribute to those individuals or organisation who excel in quality care provision.
Benefits to individuals
By nominating a colleague, you will be supporting their dedication and commitment whilst also helping to raise the profile of care in this sector as a whole.
Benefits to organisations
By nominating your employees, you will be demonstrating pride in their hard work and excellence. The awards also present an excellent publicity opportunity. Should a nominee be successful, you and your guests will have the chance to purchase a table at the superb gala dinner – what better way to raise the profile of your organisation through networking and motivating your staff!
The judging day
All shortlisted nominees will be invited to attend an interview with an independent panel of judges. The judging will take place on in Birmingham, usually around 6 weeks prior to the Awards. Nominees must be available to attend the judging day. The judging date and venue will be announced shortly.
By nominating a member of staff or a colleague, you will be supporting their talent, innovation, excellence and commitment of children and young people.Nominations can be made online.
Who should apply?
The awards represent all areas of care and support in children, young people and family services, whether it be care homes, local authorities, fostering and adoption services or the voluntary sectors. From frontline staff such as key workers and care managers to people who have made an impact in other ways through child protection, supporting care leavers and inspirational young carers.
The gala event
All the finalists will be invited to purchase a table a spectacular gala dinner where the winners will be announced. The gala dinner will include a drinks reception, dinner, entertainment and dancing, and will be compered by Steve Walls.
Book a table to celebrate
An independent panel of judges will shortlist for each category and from here all finalists willbe invited to attend a gala awards at the ICC, Birmingham, where the winners will be announced.
So, don’t miss out on your chance to pay tribute to those people who really do make a difference to the lives of others. Without these people quality care and support for vulnerable children and young people would fail.