Caregiver Award

Residents/tenants and family members – show you care for those who care for you or your loved one. The North Dakota Long Term Care Association (NDLTCA) would like to honor and recognize that special person who makes a difference in your life. Applications to nominate someone can be picked up at the facility's administration office or below.

The Award recognizes employees who go above and beyond to substantially enhance the quality of life for residents/tenants.  All employees working in North Dakota long term care facilities are eligible for the Award.


  1. The caregiver must be nominated by a resident/tenant or family member.
  2. The caregiver must be employed in a North Dakota long term care facility.
  3. All entries must be postmarked by February 4th, 2022 and be mailed to:
    North Dakota Long Term Care Association
    1900 North 11th Street
    Bismarck, ND 58501
  4. The judging of this award is based on how the caregiver substantially enhances the quality of life of residents/tenants.

A cash award will be presented to the recipient(s) during the annual NDLTCA Spring Convention in Bismarck (May 3-6, 2022). All nominees will receive a Certificate of Outstanding Achievement from NDLTCA and be listed in the Caregiver Booklet. For more information, contact your facility administration office or Carol Ternes at 701-222-0660.


Meet your 2021 Caregiver of the year winners!


 Taylor Block

Eventide Care Center, Fargo



Linda Halvorson

Woodside Village, Grand Forks



Becky Hershey

Heart of America Medical Center, Rugby



Griffin Kanobana

Hilltop Home Care, Killdeer


Thank you to all of this years nominations! You are the reason our profession is great!



Caregiver Award Forms:

Caregiver Application

Caregiver Poster