Tag: 9th Annual BC Care Awards

9th Annual BC Care Awards wrap up

On February 28th, BC Care Providers Association (BCCPA) and EngAge BC hosted the 9th Annual BC Care Awards at the Fairmont Empress Hotel in Victoria, B.C. Joining us to celebrate exceptional individuals in the continuing care sector was B.C. Minister of Health, Hon. Adrian Dix, who presented the coveted awards to this year’s recipients. During […]

Media release: 2023 BC Care Awards Winners and Proclamation of BC Seniors Care Providers Day

Burnaby, B.C. (March 1, 2023) – Yesterday evening, B.C. Minister of Health, Hon. Adrian Dix, presented awards to the winners of the 9th Annual BC Care Awards. The ceremony recognized workers that provide exemplary care for seniors and included categories in home health, long-term care, assisted living, as well as awards for long-service excellence and exceptional […]

B.C. government proclaims March 1st as BC Seniors’ Care Providers Day

March 1, 2023 (Victoria, B.C.) – In recognition of the thousands of workers who care and support seniors across the province, the Province of British Columbia has proclaimed March 1st, 2023 as BC Seniors Care Providers Day. A copy of the Proclamation signed by B.C. Lieutenant Governor Hon. Janet Austin and Attorney General Hon. Niki Sharma […]

Karen Biggs, winner of the 2023 Ed Helfrich Long-Service Excellence Award

BC Care Providers Association (BCCPA) is delighted to announce Karen Biggs as the winner of this year’s Ed Helfrich Long-Service Excellence Award. Retiring today after 41 years in the seniors care sector, Karen has demonstrated a deep commitment to supporting seniors throughout her entire career. For decades, Karen has served as CEO at numerous care […]

Announcing Kim Slater as the winner of the 2023 Family Champion of the Year Award

BC Care Providers Association (BCCPA) is pleased to announce Kim Slater as the winner of the Family Champion of the Year Award for the 9th Annual BC Care Awards. For over 20 years, Kim Slater has dedicated his time, energy, expertise, and compassion to improving long-term care for people living in B.C. In 2001, Kim […]

Announcing 2023 BC Care Provider of the Year in Assisted Living winner – Cathy Baysic

BC Care Providers Association (BCCPA) is pleased to announce Cathy Baysic as the winner of the 2023 BC Care Provider of the Year Award in Assisted Living. Cathy is a Recreation Coordinator at Courtyard Terrace Seniors Community, Park Place. Described as resident-centered, residents constantly describe how committed Cathy is to her service. Cathy strives to […]

Announcing 2023 BC Care Provider of the Year in Long-Term Care winner – Cathy Naismith

The BC Care Provider of the Year Award celebrates individuals who deliver exceptional care and support to seniors. BC Care Providers Association (BCCPA) is pleased to announce Cathy Naismith of Beacon Community Association as this year’s winner of the award in the Long-Term Care category. For the past 8 years, Cathy Naismith has been working […]