SA Carers Excellence Awards

The SA Carers Excellence Awards recognises organisations and businesses that have provided excellence in service or support to family carers as their customers or employees.

Carers SA are hosting the awards for the first time in 2014. The awards focus on the business community and their initiatives and services that support family carers. Applications were sought from businesses (for profit), community agencies (not for profit) and government agencies.

Submissions and nominations are now closed. (Thank you to all who submitted an entry).

We had a very positive response from businesses who are displaying excellence to family carers, throughout the state, with some fantastic programs and initiatives highlighted. The judges have assessed all entries, and the finalists are:

The award entrants, finalists and carers were all celebrated at the awards ceremony held on the Tuesday of Carers Week, at the Festival Centre.

Congratulations to the winners:

  • Clinpath Laboratories - for profit
  • Carers Wellness Centre - not for profit
  • The South Australian Continence Resource Centre - Independent Living Centre, Department for Communities and Social Inclusion - government agency.

 CBB the not4profit people is the award sponsor for 2014. CBB works to assist organisations to enhance performance, stimulate growth and embrace innovation. 

- CBB Logo full colour

The awards are also supported by the South Australian Government's Department for Communities and Social Inclusion. The website provides information and resources for carers, including carers' rights, legislation and advocacy, along with carers and employment information.

The SA Carers Excellence Awards reflect the Charter of the SA Carers Recognition Act 2005
and support the Charter principles.

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