TV debut

NW baby_TV debut  Natalie is an ALS student, completing her PG nursing degree at BU. She works in Southampton’s Children’s Hospital Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), and has been involved in a Channel 4 documentary about their work on the unit.

‘My Baby’s Life: Who Decides?’ is a observational documentary filmed over a year about children on life support and the decisions facing their parents and the doctors who care for them.     NWTV debut

The two –part documentary looks at the treatment of children who have little hope of ever being able to live a full or happy life:

 

documentary/http://www.channel4.com/programmes/my-babys-life-who-decides

 

 

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Gareth’s award!

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Plymouth social worker wins top award at national awards ceremony.   Gareth Benjamin, who works at Livewell Southwest, was named winner of the Mental Health Social Worker of the Year award at the national event which took place on Friday 24 November 2017 in London.

The judges commended Gareth on his personal approach and praised him for his strong commitment to human rights, his drive to challenge the disadvantages faced by mental health service users and his enthusiasm for learning

Gareth is an ALS student who has just successfully completed his PG Diploma Advanced Mental Health Practise at Bournemouth University.

Many congratulations Gareth!

https://www.livewellsouthwest.co.uk/news/2017-11-30/plymouth-social-worker-wins-top-award-at-national-awards-ceremony