AFKA Awards – Now Accepting Nominations

DO YOU KNOW AN OUTSTANDING FOSTER, KINSHIP FAMILY OR CHILDREN’S SERVICES WORKER?????

We are now accepting nominations for the follow categories; (nomination forms can be downloaded below. Submission Deadline is June 30th)

Foster Family of the Year
Nomination Forms 2020Download
Kinship Family of the Year
Nomination Forms 2020Download
Children’s Services Worker of the Year
Nomination Forms 2020 Download

AWARD FAQ’s

Regions and Categories
One nominee will be selected from each region, per category. With the recent changes to the now North Region, we will be acknowledging the former regions (NW, N. Central and NE) as outlined in this application package for this year.

When will the awards will be given out?
The presentation to the Foster Families, Kinship Families and Children’s Services Workers of the Year typically takes place at an Awards Banquet during the Annual Alberta Foster and Kinship Association Conference. However, due to recent events and changes, it is yet to be finalized on where and when this banquet will be held. This information will come available asap.

What do recipients receive in addition to their award?
Recipients receive one (1) nights’ hotel accommodations at the host hotel or at a hotel with equivalent rates and receive two (2) banquet tickets for the awards banquet.

What happens if the nominee is selected but unable to attend the banquet?
Should the nominee(s) be unable to attend the banquet, their award will be sent to them via Canada Post or Courier along with a letter of congratulations.