Distinguished Service Awards
50th Anniversary! 1973-2023
Nominations are now closed.
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Contact Megan Stedjan.
The LeadingAge PA Distinguished Service Awards (DSA) program was created in 1973 to spotlight the amazing work of our members. We are so proud of their many successes in support of our shared mission of advancing the evolving continuum of aging services in Pennsylvania!
Our members set the new standard for excellence in senior services throughout Pennsylvania!
Click here to read the press release announcing 2022's winners.
Paul P. Haas Lifetime Achievement Award
LeadingAge PA's most prestigious award is presented to an individual member who demonstrates excellence in leadership; playing a pivotal role in the overall operations leading to organizational success.
Leader of the Year
This LeadingAge PA award recognizes an individual who demonstrates excellence in leadership; playing a pivotal role in the overall operations leading to organizational success.
Manager of the Year
The Manager of the Year Award recognizes an outstanding manager who has coached, counseled and encouraged others in personal and professional development.
Volunteer of the Year - Individual or Group
The Volunteer of the Year Award recognizes an individual or group that enhances the quality of life for older adults through volunteer work.
Licensed Caregiver of the Year
The Licensed Caregiver of the Year Award recognizes a licensed staff member who provides excellent clinical care, while also demonstrating professionalism and leadership.
Direct Caregiver of the Year
The Direct Caregiver of the Year Award recognizes an individual who provides excellent clinical care and services, serving as a model of commitment to compassionate care.
Staff Member of the Year
The Staff Member of the Year Award recognizes an individual who has exhibited excellence within their role and enhanced their member community through exceptional service to staff, residents/clients, and families served.
Outstanding Business Partner of the Year
The Outstanding Business Partner of the Year recognizes a business partner that delivers valuable service and significant impact to the mission of our Provider Members.
The DSA program is proudly sponsored by