Alex Winstanley is a best-selling author and award-winning social entrepreneur from Wigan, England. Through his books, he raises awareness of a range of long-term health conditions, in a positive and supportive way, for children and young people. He is extremely passionate about promoting a diverse and inclusive society, where every person is valued and celebrated.
Each of his books are inspired by real people, as Alex believes nothing is more important than giving a voice to those with lived experience. His first book, inspired by his grandma, won a Dementia Hero Award 2021! See Alex talking about his second book, 'My Uncle Has Depression', on ITV News here. See more on Alex's Facebook, Instagram, Twitter & website.