Senior Care Hero Awards
Nominations and voting are open to the community through August 31st in several categories. People’s Choice Hero categories include Veteran, Senior, Family Member and Volunteer and Senior Care industry categories are Outstanding Caregiver, Social Worker, Nurse, Physician, Executive Director, and Senior Care Professional. An Inspiring Senior Video Award seeks short video entries of extraordinary seniors. Both the winning videographer and senior represented in the video will receive a cash award of $1000.
While all categories are open to voting by the general public to establish finalists, and the People’s Choice Hero awards are selected by popular vote, industry and video award recipients are chosen by an Academy of Leaders comprised of highly-regarded leaders in the field of senior care. All nominees and winners will be recognized at the October 15 awards program which includes auctions, dinner and live entertainment.
This year’s guest host is Emmy-award winning broadcaster Patrice King Brown. Event chair is senior advocate, gerontologist and founder and CEO of Dupont Residential Care, Inc., and Assured In-Home Care, Inc., Jacqueline Dupont and vice-chair is Pat Bridges, Regional VP Care Integration at St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare. Alignment Healthcare, an Orange County-based health care management company that focuses on improving the health and wellness of seniors, is the event’s Diamond sponsor. Tickets for the October 15 event are $150 each and tables of 10 at $1500. For further information, visit www.seniorcareheroawards.org or call 714.229.5284.
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