NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR THE STARS AWARDS 2019!

Do you know a little star who deserves some recognition for overcoming the challenges associated with disability? Or a parent or carer who goes above and beyond?

The Stars Awards aim to recognise the achievements of children in the North East with a disability, their friends and families and the challenges they face on a daily basis.

The 2019 Stars Awards Ceremony will be taking place on Tuesday 18th June at the Biscuit Factory, Shieldfield, Newcastle upon Tyne, hosted by Metro Radio breakfast legends Steve & Karen.

The Award categories are as follows:

1) Child / Young Person (Age groups: 3-18)
Criteria
• Having a disability and being educated or receiving treatment in the North East
• Faced significant challenges
• Nominated by parent/carer/professional

2) Friend or Sibling
Criteria
• Befriending or supporting a child with a disability being educated or receiving treatment in the North East
• Nominated by child/young person supported by family member or teacher

3) Parent/Carer
Criteria
• Having a child with a disability being educated or receiving treatment in the North East
• Faced significant challenges to support their child or children
• Nominated by health professional/service provider

Please click here to download a nomination form.

For more information please contact Samantha Curtis on samantha.curtis@nuth.nhs.uk