GVNA HealthCare’s Healthy Families Team was recently honored at the Children’s Trust Fund Celebration Day with a state-wide award. The team received the Vanguard Award, for demonstrating consistent initiative, creativity, resourcefulness, teamwork and drive to move family support programming forward. They were also recognized for using a strengths-based approach to thoughtfully achieve state-wide goals and provide support to participating families.
“The Healthy Families Team is extremely proud and honored to be the recipient of this prestigious award,” according to Karen Culkeen, Healthy Families Program Director at GVNA HealthCare. “Our team works extremely hard to make sure participants in the program are well connected and receive the best, most fulfilling experience possible,” said Culkeen. “They are fully committed to providing a top-notch program to the communities we serve,” she added. “To receive an award for the fifth consecutive year (2013 Fatherhood Award, 2014 Home Visiting Award, 2015 Training & Education Award and 2016 All-Star Award) is truly an honor and is validation to the level of commitment of our staff has for the program and its participants,” she added.