Aged & Disability Services Awards

These annual awards are open to officers working in aged & disability services in Local Government.

Award categories

The Aged & Disability Services Awards are offered in two categories:

  • Grant-Based Outstanding Program or Project (funded by an external grant)
  • Non Grant-Based Outstanding Program or Project (funded and resourced by a Council) 

Both categories recognise the development and implementation of a program or project which has achieved significant service improvements through an effective and innovative approach.

Nominations for 2018 

Invitation to nominate

Nominations for the 2018 Aged & Disability Services open on Monday 21 May and close on Monday 23 July. They are accepted via an online process.

The award winners will be announced at the 2018 Aged & Disability Awards Dinner on Wednesday 5 September at the Arts Centre Melbourne, 100 St Kilda Road.


2017 winners

Full list of finalists >

   2017 Aged & Disability Award booklet

Congratulations to Ballarat City Council for winning the grant based award for their project 'Small Mobile Planned Activity Groups (SMPAG)'.

Congratulations to Glen Eira, Kingston, Greater Dandenong, Port Phillip & Bayside City Councils, who were joint-recipients of the non-grant based award for their project 'YouMeUs'.

Congratulations to Mooney Valley who was a joint-recipients of the the non-grant based award for their project 'Crown Street Stables Community Café'.
See the highlights of the 2017 Conference & Awards at Flickr