Each year, the California Assisted Living Association honors members who provide outstanding and innovative care, and gives leaders in the profession the chance to showcase their expertise at conference sessions. We have three upcoming deadlines that members should be aware of as the new year approaches. If you are interested in the pursuit and recognition of service excellence and innovation, read on!
Call for Proposals for 2015 Conference Sessions
Deadline: January 5, 2015
Each year Assisted Living operators come together at CALA Conference & Trade Shows to participate in active learning, engage in critical discussions, and hear from outstanding presenters with a broad range of expertise. Attendees expect to walk away with ready-to-use information, ideas, and best practices that both challenge and inspire them.
If you’re interested in sharing your expertise by presenting an engaging, interactive learning session with practical takeaways, submit a session proposal today.
Northern California Excellence in Service Awards
Deadline: January 23, 2015
CALA’s Excellence in Service Award recognizes caregivers, team members, department directors, and executive directors who go above and beyond their job descriptions to provide outstanding care and service to residents.
Each year, CALA recognizes members for excellence in the following four categories:
- Outstanding Caregiver
- Outstanding Team Member
- Outstanding Department Director
- Outstanding Executive Director
Awards are given during a special event during the Spring Conference & Trade Show. Right now, we are accepting nominations for Northern California employees in each category. Nominate a caregiver, team member, department director, or executive director today!
Innovations in Quality Award
Deadline: March 11, 2015
CALA’s Innovations in Quality award recognizes Assisted Living providers who:
- Create and implement innovative resident and staff programs
- Find unique ways to connect with and bring the Assisted Living message to the community-at-large
- Address challenges as opportunities to find innovative solutions
Award recipients will be honored at the Spring Conference & Trade Show. If your community has an innovative program for employees, residents, or the community-at-large, share it with us; fill out a nomination form today!