Better Care Together Awards – Nominate Now

November 9, 2023

We will be holding an awards ceremony on 7 March 2024 to celebrate the outstanding commitment, dedication, care, compassion and expertise of our colleagues.

Now is our opportunity to shine a light on the teams, services and individuals across our organisation who make a difference to people’s lives across Gloucestershire every day. We would also like to receive nominations for volunteers, experts by experience, and bank staff – all of whom contribute to the support we give our communities.

We have opened nominations for eight award categories:

  • Working Together
  • Always Improving
  • Respectful and Kind
  • Making a Difference
  • Rising Star
  • Outstanding Achievement
  • Tackling Inequalities
  • Sustainability

A judging panel, chaired by our Trust Chair Ingrid Barker, will meet to consider the submissions and create a short list in January.

Please remember, all categories are open to nominations from and for volunteers, experts by experience, patients and service users.

You can make a nomination online at

Closing date for nominations is 5pm on Thursday, 4 January 2024.

World AIDS Day – 1st December

World AIDS Day – 1st December

Friday 1 December is #WorldAIDSDay – a global campaign by the National AIDS Trust, which has been recognised on 1st December every year since 1988. Its aim is to support those living with HIV, remember those who have lost their lives to AIDS-related illness, secure the rights of people living with the condition and continue the fight to end the stigma surrounding HIV.

Children’s flu – it’s not too late to vaccinate!

Children’s flu – it’s not too late to vaccinate!

With Flu season now well underway, our School Aged Immunisation Team would like to take this opportunity to remind parents of the importance of protecting their children against the virus by ensuring they have their flu vaccination.

Trust presented with Defence ERS Gold Award

Trust presented with Defence ERS Gold Award

Representatives from Gloucestershire Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust were extremely proud and honoured this morning to receive the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) Gold Award from the Wessex Reserve Forces’ and Cadets’ Association (WRFCA), in recognition of its commitment and support for defence personnel.