The Learning Disability and Autism Leaders’ List 2021

Entries and nominations for the Learning Disability and Autism Leaders’ List 2021 awards are now closed! Winners’ will be published on 3rd December. Follow @DimensionsUK and #LDALeadersList to stay up to date.

Over the last three years winners have been featured on BBC Radio 2, Channel 5 News and in The Guardian, and everybody who enters will receive a personalised certificate.

Celebrating your achievements

We understand everybody’s story is important and everyone deserves to be recognised. This is why all entrants receive a personalised certificate and social media graphic, and a select number of finalists will receive a special Finalist certificate.

Winners’ stories will be published on our website and social media channels to tens of thousands of followers.

In previous years the List has officially been announced on BBC Radio 2’s The Jeremy Vine Show and The Guardian, and winners have been featured on Channel 5 News, The i, Pick Me Up, The Daily Express and their local newspapers.

We are already talking to journalists about this year’s List and we hope media coverage will be even bigger and better!

Feeling too excited to read on?

Watch our short animation and click here to start your entry for the Leaders’ List 2021. Or keep reading before you enter to find out about the exciting perks our Leaders get…

If you are a winner…

  1. Your story and photographs will be published and shared nationally on our website, social media channels and with our PR and media connections.
  2. We will send you an exclusive certificate, trophy and gift to celebrate.
  3. You will get a VIP invite to our online celebration event.
  4. We will continue to share opportunities for you to get involved in our campaigning, advocacy and media work.
  5. You can continue to keep audiences up to date with guest blogs on our website and social media.
  6. You will have the opportunity to be a judge in future Leaders’ Lists.

This is your opportunity to join our Learning Disability and Autism Leaders as part of these exclusive Lists.

Feeling excited? We certainly are and we can’t wait to read everyone’s wonderful stories!

Share the Learning Disability and Autism Leaders’ List 2021

This is a sector award and we encourage other organisations, groups and individuals to share it so Leaders are celebrated and appreciated.

Please tag @DimensionsUK and use #LDALeadersList to share this page and help more people with learning disabilities and/or autism to be recognised and appreciated for their brilliant work.


About our partners

Every year Dimensions runs the Leaders’ List in partnership with the wonderful Learning Disability England (LDE) and the Voluntary Organisations Disability Group (VODG). Find out more about them below.

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