The Awards


Maude’s Awards is annually awarding three $25,000 awards to organizations and five $5,000 awards to individuals excelling in one of the following categories of care for persons living with dementia and their care partners.

Making Connections

Awarded annually to the individual or organization that has created meaningful opportunities for persons living with dementia to connect with the people and world around them. Examples: Creative arts programs, intergenerational opportunities, community service or advocacy projects.

Treating by Design

Awarded annually to the individual or organization that has significantly improved the living spaces and/or mobility of persons living with dementia. Examples include adaptive clothing or equipment, physical environments and horticulture, accessible transportation, and ease/safety of wheelchair transfer.

Cultivating Health

Awarded annually to the individual or organization that has provided exceptional care or education that supports the long-term physical health of persons living with dementia. Examples: exercise, nutrition and diet, new or more accessible health protocols.

Supporting Care Partners

Awarded annually to the individual or organization that has provided impactful education, training or support for care partners of persons living with dementia Examples: adaptive clothing or equipment, respite and/or emotional support educational tools, ease of access to medical care and social services.


Applications for the 2021 Awards are open!

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