De dwa da dehs nye>s Aboriginal Health Centre is happy to announce that we are now accepting nominations for our three annual awards, that were introduced at our inaugural October Moon Gala in 2015.

The three awards are:

Partnership Award

The Partnership Award award recognizes the significance of partnerships that further the vision, goals and success of De dwa da dehs nye>s Aboriginal Health Centre. It is awarded annually to an organization or community group which has helped achieve the goals of De dwa da dehs nye>s Aboriginal Health Centre through outstanding collaboration in support of urban Indigenous community members.

Award Recipient:  Choices Association 

Starfish Award

The Starfish Award award recognizes the caring spirit, commitment and dedication to making a significant impact in the quality of life of many individual within the Indigenous Community.

Award Recipient:  Elaine Lee

Wisdom Keeper Award

The Wisdom Keeper Award recognizes the significant and continuous service to the Indigenous Community of an Individual whom consistently demonstrates The Seven Grandfather Teachings, The Good Mind and Traditional Ways of Knowing and Being.

Award Recipient:  Renee Thomas-Hill

If you know a group or individual who deserves recognition within any of the above categories then please complete the nomination package and send it in as soon as possible.

The deadline for submission is Friday, August 26, 2016 – please do not delay!