Best Practices Award

GENERAL CRITERIA (Must be completed for all nominations)

  • Nominee must have demonstrated evidence of significant contribution to the field of aging and the development of gerontology in the South.
  • Three letters of support must be provided.

SPECIFIC CRITERIA

  • Innovative and creative linkage with the aging services network.
  • Significant involvement in aging services within the SGS region.
  • Evidence of sustained effort and substantial impact on improving the quality of life of older adults.
  • Opportunities offered in the field of aging.
2017 AWARD NOMINATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED

Nomination Deadline: March 10, 2017

2017 Award Winner

Alzheimer’s Arkansas – Elise Siegler & Priscilla Pittman

Past Winners

  • 2017 – Alzheimer’s Arkansas – Elise Siegler & Priscilla Pittman
  • 2016 – Lindsay Institute for Innovations in Caregiving
  • 2015 – Betty Oliver
  • 2012 – Center for Excellence in Aging and Geriatric Health, Williamsburg, VA
  • 2010 – Orange County Department on Aging
  • 2009 – Hillsborough County Aging Services
  • 2008 – InFocus Program at Williamsburg Landing
  • 2007 – “Medicare Answers-Prescription Savings” Area Agency on Aging of Palm Beach and the Treasure Coast
  • 2006 – “Neighbors Growing Together” Intergenerational Programs at VA Tech
  • 2005 – Osceola County Council on Aging
  • 2004 – Athens Community Council on Aging
  • 2003 – Senior Navigator
  • 2002 – Share the Care
  • 2001 – Heart and Hand, Inc.
  • 2000 – UNC Program on Aging
  • 1999 – Helping Hand Program of Lexington, KY
  • 1998 – Palmetto Senior Care/PACE Program
  • 1997 – Best Practices of Alabama