Nominations for the 2016 NT Disability Services Awards will be launched today at 11am at Doubletree by Hilton, Alice Springs.
The Awards recognise the achievements and hard work in the Northern Territory disability sector, and of Northern Territory businesses providing inclusive services.
The 2016 award categories are:
Excellence in Improving Learning and Development
Excellence in Improving Participation
Excellence in Promoting Community Awareness
Excellence in Innovation
Outstanding Disability Service Employee
Outstanding Business and Community Initiative
The Overall Award for Excellence will be selected from the winners of each category.
These prestigious awards acknowledge significant contributions to the sector, by individuals, businesses, organisations or initiatives who work to improve the lives of people with disability in the Northern Territory.
Nomination information and forms can be found on the Nominate page.
Nominations close 5pm on Friday 30 September 2016.
The Award winners will be announced at the Awards Ceremony being held at DoubleTree by Hilton, Esplanade Darwin on 11 November 2016. Tickets will become availble on the website in September.
The 2016 Awards are possible with the generous support of our sponsors:
Major Sponsor: Department of Health, Northern Territory Government.
Category Sponsors: TEAMhealth, Somerville Community Services, ITEC Health, TIO, Office of the Commissioner for Public Employment, NT Mental Health Coalition, and HPA “Helping People Achieve”.
Silver Sponsors: Life Without Barriers, and NDIA.
Corporate Sponsors: HESTA, Carers NT, Keep Moving, and the National Disability Coordination Officer Program.