Cardiff’s Kelly Prosser – described by colleagues as ‘conscientious’, ‘energetic’ and someone who ‘leads by example’ – was a winner at the inaugural Welsh Learning Disabilities & Autism Awards. Kelly, who manages four supported living services in the city for the Regard Group, was honoured with The Registered Manager Award at the gala event in the city, which celebrates ‘excellence in the support for people with learning disabilities’.
Kelly was described by the judges as a manager and leader who ‘instils confidence and a sense of family for those whom she supports’.
She said: “It came as a complete surprise. I couldn’t believe it when I heard my name called out. To be recognised and appreciated for what I do by the people I work with is very touching.