The achievements of the volunteers were celebrated as they received certificates for training for three accredited courses – equivalent to 60 hours of training for each volunteer. Outstanding Champion volunteers also received Special Awards for their significant contributions in improving the health outcomes of other local residents.

Photo: Andrew Kimmance, Director for Old Oak Housing / Charlton Triangle Housing, with Maternity Champions Co-ordinator, Carmella Obinyan and Community Champions Manager, Caroline Lister, with Maternity Champion volunteers at the annual Champions Conference held at Kensington Town Hall, west London.

Photo: Andrew Kimmance, Director for Old Oak Housing / Charlton Triangle Housing, with Maternity Champions Co-ordinator, Carmella Obinyan and Community Champions Manager, Caroline Lister, with Maternity Champion volunteers at the annual Champions Conference held at Kensington Town Hall, west London.