Janice's work establishing and running our refugee employment programme was recognised in The Queen's Birthday Honours earlier this year. The Specialist Training and Employment Programme started in 2016 and now supports refugees across West Yorkshire and Coventry, helping them get into work.
Janice Lopatkin is made an MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) by Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace on Thursday 21st November 2019. (PA images/Yui Mok)
Janice outside Buckingham Palace with her MBE award after the ceremony