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Marvels of Mid Awards – Shortlist

NHS Mid Essex Clinical Commissioning Group’s (CCG) Annual General Meeting is taking place on 29 September 2016, at Chelmsford City Football Club, from 6:30pm. The event also includes our Marvels of Mid Awards (MOMAs) celebrating inspirational people who have gone above and beyond in helping local people Live Well.

moma logoAfter weeks of nominations and a tough judging process, awards will be presented for six categories including Volunteer of the Year, Best Primary Care and the Mid Essex Live Well Award.

Dr Caroline Dollery, who chairs the CCG, said: “Members of the public are very welcome to join us for our AGM and find out more about our work. We are also really excited to be honouring local people who have gone above and beyond to support and help residents in their communities to Live Well – both physically and mentally.

“We have received lots of incredibly strong nominations and the finalists for these awards come from all sectors of the community, demonstrating the commitment and enthusiasm local people have to deliver the best health and care support here in mid Essex.”

If you wish to attend the AGM and MOMAs please RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 01245 459483. Please also contact us if you have special accessibility requirements.

Before the AGM on 29 September, a board meeting in public will take place which local people are also welcome to attend. This will start at 1.30pm and papers will be available to view on the CCG website.

The full shortlist for the awards is as follows:

Best Primary Care Award

  • Provide Podiatry Service
  • Day Lewis Pharmacy, Chelmsford
  • Jane Davey, Whitley House Surgery
  • Kate Francis, Beauchamp House Surgery
  • Reception Team, Whitley House Surgery

Volunteer of the Year

  • Sue Witney
  • Tina Montgomery
  • Les Lodge
  • Angela Garkis
  • The Chelmsford and District Diabetes UK Group
  • Janet Tarburn
  • Monica Marsh
  • Carolyn Hall
  • Sue Lawrence
  • Rebecca Loader
  • Peter Blackman

Celebrating Diversity Award

  • South Woodham Ferrers Health Visitors and Community First Responders
  • City of Chelmsford Mencap

PPG of the Year

  • Longfield Medical Centre PPG
  • Whitley House Surgery PPG
  • South Woodham Ferrers PPG Cluster

Individual Patient Participant of the Year

  • Tom Kelly
  • Janet Cloke
  • David Wheatland
  • Dianne Collins
  • Trevor Fernandes
  • Sue Dewar

The Mid Essex Live Well Award

  • Blackwater Leisure Centre Body Care – Danielle Hoad and Sabrina Johnson
  • CIRCLE Adult Bereavement Support, Farleigh Hospice
  • Julie Taylor – The Café at St Peters Hospital
  • Great Notley Park Run
  • Expert Patient Programme, Provide CIC
  • CVD Primary Prevention Programme, Anglia Community Enterprise
  • Maldon Park Run
  • Mid Essex Weight Management Practitioners, Anglia Community Enterprise
  • Yo-Yo Project, Farleigh Hospice
  • Whitley House Surgery, Chelmsford