Earn your group a £££ reward!

If your group helps people Get Active, Connected, Learning and/or Creative so they can live a happier life for longer, then you could win one of three cash prizes:

  • 1st Prize £125
  • 2nd Prize £75
  • 3rd Prize £50

Are you a community group in Bracknell Forest (covering Binfield, Warfield, Winkfield, Bracknell, Crowthorne or Sandhurst)? Then why not share our success from the recent National Self Care Awards?

Thinking about a particular resident or group of residents, all you have to do is tell us in no more than 250 words how your group has:

  • Offered a friendly, warm welcome and environment
  • Contributed to their positive physical, mental and social wellbeing
  • Maintained, improved or prevented decline in their independence & happiness
  • Helped that person to make new friendships and/or take part in volunteering in their community

An individual may also nominate your group by telling their personal story.

The 3 best entries will win a prize, with the money going to your group (not the individual).

Entries will be judged by Cllr Dale Birch, Executive Member for Adult Social Care, Health & Housing and Gill Vickers, Director Adult Social Care Health & Housing.  

Closing Date: Sunday 19 November 2017.  Winners will be announced on Monday 27 November 2017.

Complete and return the following information to: public.health@bracknell-forest.gov.uk  

Community Groups Self Care Reward

Name of the group:


Name of the Bracknell Forest resident (or group of residents) this story is about:


How long have they been coming to your group:


What does the group do:


Tell us the health and wellbeing story the resident has experienced as a result of coming to your group (250 words):






Name of person completing the form:


Your contact telephone number:


I have sought the permission of the resident(s) to tell their story Yes / No

Please return the form to: public.health@bracknell-forest.gov.uk.  (Please use “Self Care Reward”  in the subject line)

Closing Date: Sunday 19 November 2017.  Winners will be announced on Monday 27 November 2017.