Performance and Outreach Award for Wales Home
On April 1, 2016, the Chambre de commerce de Sherbrooke gathered the 140 winners of the Gala Reconnaissance Estrie since 1986 – among them, the Résidence Wales Home who took first place in 2013. At this 30th Gala Reconnaissance Estrie ‘Un élan vers le futur’, the Résidence Wales Home received the prestigious Performance and Outreach Award.
The Executive Director, Brendalee Piironen, was proud to add this prize to 8 other distinctive awards received since 2011, among them an Honorable Mention of the Grand Prix québécois de la qualité, bestowed for the first time to a not-forprofit organization. About the Résidence Wales Home
The Wales Home, recognized as the first senior residence in the province of Quebec, is a non-profit private organization that provides a home with a continuum of care for seniors, based on the needs of the community. We are committed to respecting the dignity of all seniors by providing them with a clean, safe and secure homelike environment while promoting independence, friendship and comfort for residents and providing a welcoming atmosphere for their friends and families. The Wales Home accomplishes its mission with an invaluable team of skilled employees, volunteers, other health care providers and community partners.
Wales Home Executive Director Brendalee Piironen accepting the prestigious award from members of the Sherbrooke Chamber of Commerce.