Inclusion Award

Award for promoting equality, valuing diversity and championing recovery and wellbeing.

Sponsored by Chief Executive, Melanie Walker.


  • Liaison Psychiatry Team Exeter

For their supportive work promoting the recovery of staff members within the team who have mental health issues.

The team are pictured above with Chief Executive Melanie Walker and Chair Julie Dent CBE.

Highly Commended:

  • Ben Board

For his great work with a person championing their recovery and wellbeing whilst helping them to understand their mental health recovery pathway enabling them to move to a lower level secure unit.

Ben is pictured above with Chief Executive Melanie Walker.

  • Laura Hobbs and Katy Tatman

For their continuous commitment and support to driving forward the Equality, Diversity and Inclusion agenda within our organisation. This has already led to a number of positive improvements over the last 12 months and their work is helping to shape our next steps as an organisation in this incredibly important area.

Laura and Katy are pictured above with the Chief Executive Melanie Walker and Julie Dent CBE.