Nominate community staff members who go above and beyond their job descriptions to act as heroes to the residents they serve and staff they support.
Executive directors, administrators at senior living communities, and company executives are invited to submit their nominations for the ALFA 2013 Hero Awards now through January 11, 2013 . ALFA’s hero award program aims to honor nurses, volunteers, and other staff members who work directly with senior living residents every day to provide the choice, independence, dignity, and quality of life that make senior living communities such great places to live. These individuals embody the spirit of our industry and serve as representatives for the hundreds of thousands of people who compassionately serve seniors each day in senior living communities throughout the country.Winners will receive a cash award, a trophy/plaque in honor of their accomplishments, as well as recognition at COMMUNITY 2013, the ALFA Conference and Expo, in Senior Living Executive, and in an ALFA press release. Winners will also receive travel to and from COMMUNITY 2013 as well as full registration and hotel accommodations.
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ALFA’s annual awards program is now open for nominations, but the window is closing fast. Please consider nominating your most innovative people, proc...
Best of the Best Awards, Dignity, Dining, Engage, Family Relations, Marketing Strategy, Memory Care Education, Partnerships
The Arbor Company in Atlanta, Ga., took home the top prize in the Dining category in 2014 for its Dining with Dignity program. Dining with DignityF...
Active & Engaged Seniors, Allied Member, Best of the Best Awards, Engage, Resident Engagement
The Orchards at Southington in Southington, Conn., N.J., took home the top prize in the Resident & Family Engagement category in 2014 for its W.I.S.E....
CEO, cheatsheet, Choice, Green Living, Physical Plant, Property Management, Senior Living by Design, Senior Living Options, Space Planning and Design, Value-Added Amenities and Services
Design and aesthetics are an integral part of today’s senior living communities and the most recent issue of Senior Living Executive highlights the wi...
Best of the Best Awards, cheatsheet, Life Safety, Managed Risk, Security, Technology Infrastructure
Status Solutions of Charlottesville, Va., won in the Information Technology category in 2014 for its SARA eMessenger mobile, or Situational Awareness ...
Allied Member, Best of the Best Awards, Clinical Quality and Quality Care Delivery, Health and Wellness, President's Council, Quality of Life, Wellness Program
Fox Rehabilitation of Cherry Hill, N.J., garnered a Program to Spotlight award in 2014 for its Fox Optimal Living Program. Truly good health is as ...
Best of the Best Awards, Human Resources, Organization Development, Organizational Culture, Staffing, Staffing & Performance
In 2013, 10.1 percent of post-9/11 era military veterans were unemployed, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The jobless rate for military s...
Best of the Best Awards, cheatsheet, HR Systems & Processes, Human Resources, Partnerships
Brookdale got back to the basics with the help of PeopleSoft software. It created a basic hiring template that ALFA recognized as a Program to Spotlig...
Best of the Best Awards, Brand Strategy, cheatsheet, Marketing Strategy, Sales Process
Emeritus Senior Living with partner Benicia, Calif.-based Fischer Group created the innovative “smart store.” As a national company that has grown par...
ALFA’s Best of the Best Awards recognize innovative products, services and programs advancing excellence in senior living, including independent livin...