Girlguiding generations

134Betty Lowe (Salford)

Dedicating almost a century to helping young girls and the community

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The Blue Watch

133Darren Dresser (Sunderland)

Supporting hundreds of young people with learning difficulties in Sunderland

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Nails against violence

132Janneke de Jong (London)

Providing a safe space for women and girls to tackle abuse and controlling behaviour

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Stepping stones

131Emma Hall (Hampshire)

Using personal experience to help those supporting a child with Down’s Syndrome

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Hope in Halesowen

130Marie Bairner (Stourbridge)

Providing support to women struggling in Stourbridge

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Focus on care

144Melissa Moody (Southampton)

Championing the needs of young carers in schools

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Time to change

129Tim McKenna (Leicestershire)

Becoming the face of a campaign to tackle mental illness

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Phoning friends

128Tessa Somerville (London)

Providing thousands of hours of supportive contact with elderly people

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