On Monday 3 December we attended the celebrations to recognise achievements by and in support of local disabled people as part of the International Day of People with a Disability.
Dot Ashton (KDC Advocacy Manager) with Graham Barker, KPAC, who co-sponsored the evening. Dots team of volunteer advocates was nominated for the Volunteer Team of the Year Award.
Lisa Simpson (Simpson Board Enterprises) with her partner John. Lisa was nominated for the entrepreneur of the Year Award.
Left to right: Danni Parkinson (Volunteer Advocate), Joyce Duckworth (Manager), Dot Ashton (Advocacy Manager) and Vicki Hornby (Youth Advocacy and Parents Together)
Left: Andy Gilbert (Independent Living Coordinator) with Angela Thomas (Volunteer Admin Assistant)
Tom Baker (Independent Living Coordinator) who was nominated for the Lifelong Achievement Award.