Recognizing Innovative Approaches to Serving Older Adults

Mather Institute is committed to recognizing organizations that strive to serve older adults in original and exciting ways. Our Promising Practices Awards highlight organizations that are moving away from conventional practices by developing and implementing innovative approaches.

Now Accepting 2024 Entries

Innovators wanted! We’re eager to spotlight your achievements in senior living and aging services. Submit your unique program or practice by Friday, May 17.

Online Application

Eligibility for Award Submissions

Eligible programs for this award include those that introduce new and exciting practices in serving older adults as well as those that provide unique improvements and advances in existing services.

Promising Practices Award recipients receive:

  • an award plaque
  • a feature in our Promising Practices Awards 2024 industry report, and recognition on our website
  • a press release to send to local media


Learn more about these honorees’ innovative practices by downloading the 2023 report.