Best Practices: Innovative Programs

AASC's Awards of Excellence recognize and celebrate outstanding achievement in service coordination and services to residents. One category in the Awards of Excellence is innovative programs, which are recognized for being replicable, demonstrating extraordinary initiative and commitment to improve the lives of residents, and addressing a property-wide need.

Previous innovative award winners are listed below as models of best practices that help maintain resident independence, eliminate barriers, and improve resident skills and assets. Click the links for more details and ideas for creating similar programs at your property.



Intergenerational Program
Developed by Colony Park and Glenbard North High School
Carol Stream, IL

  Passport to Adventure
Developed by Francis Heights
Denver, CO

Diversity Luncheon
Developed by Clare of Assisi Homes
Westminster, CO

  Wellness Clinic (RHWP)
Developed by Dominion Place/Beacon Communities
Richmond, VA