Iowa CareGivers “From the Heart” Recognition
The recognition acknowledges organizations and individuals who have contributed
their time and other resources to support the work and mission of the Iowa CareGivers.
From the Heart 2012 Recipients
AARP Iowa because of their long term interest in and commitment to the direct care workforce and the Iowans they serve.
Des Moines University Physician Assistant Program
Des Moines University Physician Assistant Program for their continued contribution of time, expertise, and supplies to provide free health screenings during our annual conference.
Mary McLaughlin for her leadership on several projects and her passion for advocating for the direct care professional and the quality of care that is provided to all Iowans. What makes her special is the spirit in which she gives of her time and her self.
Senator Pam Jochum
Senator Pam Jochum for her continued commitment to the direct care workforce by leading efforts in the legislature. For understanding the importance of this workforce and how important the Iowa CareGivers is to the efforts to give this workforce the respect, the training, the pay and benefits, and the career opportunities they deserve.
Upper Midwest Public Health Training Center
Upper Midwest Public Health Training Center for significant contributions of in-kind time, expertise, materials, and technical assistance that helped Iowa CareGivers develop our first online toolkit programs as well as producing the video “Empowered to Care.”
Click here to view the From the Heart 2011 Recipients.