Awards

Avocare has been the recipient of the following awards in recognition of, Community Awareness; Health and Wellbeing, Work for the Dole activity excellence and staff performance.

2009 Heart Foundation Award

National Overall Winner and National Category Winner
One Stop Shop: Avocare Community Distribution Centre

Awarded for: Contributing to positive health outcomes through the availability of more food for people at risk of food insecurity. Using fruit and vegetables in the preparation of meals given to food relief agencies and suppling them to clients for use in their own cooking, helps improve the nutrition of clients, therefore reducing their risk of cardiovascular disease.

2006 Prime Ministers Work for the Dole Achievement Award

‘Cooking for Cornerstone’.
Avocare Ltd
Highly Commended

2006 Prime Ministers Work for the Dole Achievement Award

‘Creative Community Cooking’.
Avocare Ltd
Highly Commended

2005 Prime Ministers Work for the Dole Achievement Award

Most Outstanding Work for the Dole Supervisor Finalist

Over 200 Certificates of Appreciation from local Kindergartens, Primary Schools, Sporting Clubs and Community Organisations for the donation of food stuffs and goods for independent fundraising.