Appreciation Awards Nomination Form Now Available!

The Developmental Disabilities Awareness Day Committee is accepting nominations for the 32nd annual award ceremony. The nomination form* can be found here: 2020 Awards Nomination Form

This year the awards will be given in five categories:

  • FAMILY/CAREGIVER/ADVOCATE: A parent, guardian, family member, or advocate who has played a significant role in enhancing the life of an individual with a developmental disability.
  • SERVICE PROVIDER: An employee, volunteer, or other professional service provider who has actively and successfully worked to develop or access programs or services that help individuals move forward in their lives.
  • COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD: An individual or group working in the community that has gone the “extra mile” to help enrich the lives of people with developmental disabilities. **Particular media recognition would fall under this category, whether an individual reporter or a publication**
  • PERSONAL ACHIEVEMENT: A person with a developmental disability who is not a professional or service provider who has made successful strides towards greater independence and has helped other individuals to do the same.
  • LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT: A professional who has dedicated their career to enhancing the lives of individuals with a disability.

Thank you for participating!!

* A Word .doc version of the award nomination form can be found here:2020 Awards Nomination Form