The Elevate Award

2017 Submissions Are Now Open

Deadline: March 15, 2017

CALA’s Elevate Award recognizes Assisted Living providers who create and implement programs to:

  • Elevate residents’ engagement and quality of life
  • Elevate staff training and community culture
  • Elevate interaction with the community-at-large
  • Elevate the public’s understanding of Assisted Living

All CALA members, regardless of size, location, or affiliation are strongly encouraged to participate in the call for submissions.

submission form

Current Honorees

2016: “Crisis Folder” Program, Aegis Living | Video


Past Honorees

2015: Kids Connection, Eskaton | Video
2015: Sunshine Care 500 Pinewood Derby Race, Sunshine Care | Video
2014: Seniors Saving Seniors, Casa de Flores | Video
2014: American Heroes, Portraits of Service, Belmont Village Senior Living | Video
2013: MG Achieve, Merrill Gardens
2012: Pathway to Courage, Silverado Senior Living
2012: Sit and Box, Vintage Senior Living
2010: Infectious Disease Prevention, MBK Senior Living
2008: Attracting & Retaining Superheroes, Aegis Senior Communities
2007: Health and Nutrition Incentive Program, Emeritus Senior Living
2007: Sensory Integration Program for Advanced Stages of Dementia, Oakdale Heights Management
2006: Disaster Preparedness, Hank Fisher Properties
2005: Restaurant Style Dining, Western Living Concepts
2004: Life Begins at 70,80,90…, Summerville at Casa Glendale
2003: Corporate-wide Comprehensive Fall Prevention Program, Silverado Senior Living
2002: Strive 4 Success Learning Program, Silverado Senior Living