Acknowledging the bravest caregivers globally, the Shire Brave Awards recognise and reward those who have shown outstanding bravery and commitment in their everyday lives.

whether it’s caring for a sick family member, helping someone else in need, or simply going that little bit extra to help others. If you’ve made a real difference in your community, then this is for you.

Who Is The Award For?

Caregivers who perform in extraordinary ways and give their time, support and compassion regularly through caring for someone else in a meaningful, selfless manner,

What Is The Definition Of A Caregiver?

A caregiver provides regular, consistent care for another person without being paid or requiring something in return.

For the BRAVE Awards, a caregiver is defined as a non-professional, and is not someone employed as a professional caregiver or healthcare provider.  A caregiver for the BRAVE Awards may be a relative, neighbour or friend who gives their time, support and compassion regularly and consistently to help someone unable to care for him or herself due to health and wellness issues, injury or other extenuating circumstance.

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caregivers in the world