About the awards

To celebrate the large number of service users projects in inpatient services nationwide, the National Service User Awards are designed to take notice of all the good certain service users have done and what has been made possible in a local level.

Getting involved

There are many ways in which you can get involved in the National Service User Awards, this page gives examples of just some of these.


The venue for the 2022 Awards Ceremony is in the Lakeside Pavillion of the beautiful Colwick Hall.

Award Categories

The full list of categories for the 2023 National Service User Awards will be announced soon.

Judging Panel

Each year our judging panel is made up of a mixture professionals, Experts by Experience and current service users. Find out more about our judges.