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Congratulations to recipients!

Carrie Rudolph Award 
 
Recipients of the Mayor’s Awards 2016:


AWARD FOR SELF-ADVOCACY
Carrie Rudolph (pictured above)

AWARD FOR BARRIER FREE ACCESS
YG – Yukon Parks Branch

AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING SERVICE
Mary Jane Lawson

AWARD FOR GOOD SAMARITAN
Rick Goodfellow

 

The Persons With Disabilities Advisory Committee and the City of Whitehorse annually look for nominees for the following awards:

AWARD FOR SELF ADVOCACY
This award will recognize the contributions of individuals with a disability that have been a self advocate in the development of services and supports for citizens with disabilities.

AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING SERVICE
This award recognizes individuals, organizations, non-profit agencies, societies or businesses that provide outstanding service to persons with disabilities. The committee is looking for elements such as sensitivity, respect, innovation and inclusion that has resulted in and/or increased the improvement of persons with disabilities in everyday life.

AWARD FOR BARRIER FREE ACCESS
This award recognizes individuals, organizations, non-profit agencies, societies, or businesses that take the initiative, through construction or renovations of new or existing buildings and/or outdoor spaces, to ensure they are fully accessible to persons with disabilities.

AWARD FOR GOOD SAMARITAN
This award recognizes individuals, organizations or others who have made significant contributions to persons with disabilities that impacted the quality of his/her life.

How to nominate:

  • Fill out a Nomination Form and Questionnaire. These are Word documents which you can complete on your computer. Don't have Word? A free viewer can be downloaded by clicking on the icon at the bottom of this web page. 
  • If you are nominating in more than one category, please complete a separate Nomination Form for each award.
  • Please return the completed Nomination Forms by email
  • Alternatively please mail or drop off to the following address

Persons with Disabilities Advisory Committee 
c/o City of Whitehorse
Legislative Services Executive Assistant
2121 2nd Avenue, 
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 1C2

The 2016 awards were presented at the Disability Expo at the Canada Games Centre, Flexihall on June 8. 

For further information please contact:  City of Whitehorse Executive Assistant @ 668-8611 

Deadline for 2016 nominations was May 27 @ 4:30 pm

 

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