The LASA Excellence in Age Services Awards aim to promote and recognise excellence across the diverse and dynamic fields of endeavour in the age services industry. The awards celebrate the passion and achievements of organisations, teams and individuals in the service of older Australians. The awards also seek to increase public confidence and community involvement in aged care and services.

Awards will be judged at a state level across the five categories with winners from each state progressing as finalists to the national awards. The national awards will be announced at the LASA National Congress 2020.

Organisation Award

Recognising an age services provider who has made an outstanding contribution to care and services development or provision of high level support to the aged by demonstrating leadership, innovation and excellence.

Rising Star Award

This award recognises an individual with less than five years industry experience who has made an outstanding contribution to the age services sector, has used innovation and initiative to improve the lives of older people and has delivered high quality care to the aged.

Next Gen Young Leader Award

This award recognises an innovative, bold and inclusive young leader under the age of 40 who has made an outstanding contribution to the age services sector and has used passion, drive and initiative to improve the lives of older people.

Individual Award

This award recognises an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the age services sector, has used innovation and initiative to improve the lives of older people and has delivered high quality care to the aged.

Team Award

Recognising a team, working within the age services sector that has created an environment that encourages workplace diversity, positive workplace culture and increased staff wellbeing through development of a service or process or has used innovation and initiative to improve the lives of older people and improve the age services experience.

Nomination process

All nominations must be made via the official online portal. The LASA Excellence in Age Services State Awards 2020 will be presented at the State Conference Gala Dinner or equivalent state event, where possible.

Please click on the applicable state below to begin your nomination.

View the Excellence in Age Services 2020 Awards brochure here.

Congratulations to our 2019 National Award Winners

The 2020 Excellence in Age Services Awards are proudly sponsored by:

National Awards Sponsor
Queensland Awards Co-Sponsor