VALA Conference Update: Due to COVID-19 and the additional restrictions placed on Virginia's Eastern Region effective July 31, 2020, the Virginia Assisted Living Annual Fall Conference has been postponed until December 7-9, 2020. Please visit the VALA Conference information page for more details. VALA will continue to monitor recommendations and requirements from federal and local authorities and post updates on the VALA Conference information page as available.


DIAMONDS OF ASSISTED LIVING IN VIRGINIA...

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2020 VALA Diamond Awards. The deadline to submit nominations is November 1, 2020. We recognize that right now, you may not be thinking of completing nomation information, but we hope you will be taking notes of those assisted living team members and communities that are providing exceptional service during this global pandemic. We appreciate each of you!

We were honored to recognize the 2019 recipients listed below!


Congratulations to Steve Wilkins for being selected as the recipient of the 2019 Administrator of the Year VALA Diamond Award!


Congratulations to Mary Williams for being selected as a recipient of the 2019 Outstanding Assisted Living Caregiver of the Year VALA Diamond Award!


Congratulations to Fred Parker for being selected as a recipient of the 2019 Outstanding Assisted Living Caregiver of the Year VALA Diamond Award!
 

Congratulations to Manorhouse Assisted Living and their "Pet Therapy" program for being selected as the recipient of the 2019 Assisted Living Best Practices VALA Diamond Award!