A Hamden man was among those recently honored at the VNA of South Central CT’s 110th Annual Meeting and Community Awards event held last week at Anthony’s Ocean View in New Haven.
VNA Board Volunteer of the Year Award went to Hamden resident Anthony DiSalvo, who is the board chairman of the South Central Connecticut Regional Water Authority.
New Haven Mayor Toni Harp, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal and Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro spoke at the event and praised the services of the VNA of South Central CT. Blumenthal and DeLauro also presented citations from the US Senate and House of Representatives to all of the award recipients.
The annual VNA/SCC Awards seek to honor organizations and individuals who have truly worked hand-in-hand with the VNA/SCC toward its mission of providing high-quality health care to those at home and in the community.
“We at the VNA/SCC are deeply grateful to our community partners and their contributions and dedication to our mission,” said Quinn.
The President’s Award went to State Senator Gayle Slossberg, Assistant President Pro Tempore. The 2014 Partnership Award winners were: Genesis HealthCare – Homecare Partnership Award; Walgreens Infusion Services – Corporate Partnership Award; Business New Haven/New Haven Magazine – Media Partnership Award; Valley United Way – Community Partnership Award, and Bruce Lively – Legacy Award.