The Elevate Award

2017 Submissions are Now Closed

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


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