This special ceremony will honour 29 exceptional caregivers of all ages and backgrounds. The award recipients were nominated by members of the community who were inspired by their selflessness and commitment to helping others.
Jim Watson, Mayor of Ottawa, and local dignitaries will be attending the ceremony.
OTTAWA―The Champlain Community Care Access Centre (CCAC) will be celebrating local caregivers at the 2015 Heroes in the Home Caregiver Recognition Awards on Wednesday, May 6th at Ottawa City Hall.
Here's a sneak peek of just one inspiring caregiver's story:
What: Heroes in the Home Caregiver Awards Ceremony
When: Wednesday, May 6th, 2015, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Where: Ottawa City Hall, Jean Pigott Place, 110 Laurier West
- Heroes in the Home award recipients, family and friends
- Champlain CCAC Board members
- Gilles Lanteigne, CEO, Champlain CCAC
- Chantale Leclerc, CEO, Champlain Local Health Integration Network
- Mayor Jim Watson
- Champlain CCAC Client and Caregiver Council members
B-ROLL: An award ceremony honouring caregivers with the presentation of a certificate to each honouree. Videos of caregiver stories will be available on champlainccac.ca. Media interviews and photo opportunities with this year's award recipients will be possible at the event.
Champlain CCAC Honours Caregivers at Heroes in the Home Awards
Contact: Jennifer Schenkel, Director, Communications and Stakeholder Engagement, Champlain CCAC,
613-745-8124 ext. 5969