Anne Arundel County Department of Aging & Disabilities Ombudsman Program Held Caregivers Recognition
Annapolis, MD (May 14, 2015) – The Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities Ombudsman Program held its annual Caregiver Awards Ceremony Friday, May 8th, 2015 in the Independence Room at 2666 Riva Road, Annapolis. Caregivers from assisted living facilities across Anne Arundel County were recognized for their talents, compassion and going the extra mile for their clients. Pamela Jordan, Director of the Department of Aging and Disabilities, started out the ceremony and five caregivers were presented with awards. The caregivers were nominated by managers and owners of their affiliated assisted living facilities. The Ombudsman Program chose each winner amongst the nominees to show appreciation for the work caregivers provide. The caregivers were recognized for providing good-quality, direct care to residents and respecting residents' rights and dignity.
Honoree Awards were presented to: (Left to right)
Anthoney Carter (Annapolitan), Ruby Sackar (FernBrook Manor), Kayvonne Boone (Regency Park), Renee Beck (St. Michael’s Living), and Robin Phipps (LaCasa Homes)
Caregivers receiving Honorable Mention Awards:
Danielle Jilck (Assisted Living Well), Vanessa Munoz (Assisted Living Well), Michelle Hopkins (Sunrise of Annapolis), Trina McDonald (Sunrise of Annapolis), Tamike Williams (Regency Park), Bilan Bruce (LaCasa Homes)
For more information, please contact the Department of Aging and Disabilities at 410-222-4464 or refer to the Department of Aging and Disabilities website. TTY users, please call via Maryland Relay 7-1-1. A sign language interpreter will be present. All materials are available in an alternative format upon request.