Do you know an amazing volunteer? Eldercare Foundation presents the Valued Elder Recognition Award (VERA ) each year in partnership with the UVic Institute on Aging and Lifelong Health. If you know an amazing volunteer you would like to nominate for 2018, you can find all the info and the nomination form here: https://www.uvic.ca/research/centres/aging/awards/valued-elder/index.php Watch for info on our 2018 celebration and plan to join us on October 1, 2018 as we celebrate International Day of Older Persons and present our VERAs.
On September 29, 2017 we had the pleasure of presenting the VERA to 11 outstanding individuals. This award recognizes dedicated volunteers who have given exemplary service to helping others in the Capital Regional District (CRD) for at least 10 years. Congratulations to the 2017 VERA Recipients: May Anderson, Bonnie Davoren, Norma Fitzsimmons, Joan Grove, Molli Holser, Edward H. Humphreys, JohnHurlburt, Joyce Metson, Dave Ranson, Elizabeth Surerus, Judy Thomas.