Woods Services Honored with the Aramark Building Community Organizational Leadership Award
Updated: Feb 26, 2020
Congratulations to our parent affiliate, Woods Services, for receiving the 2019 Aramark Building Community Organizational Leadership Award! Woods' received the award during the Alliance Senior Leadership Conference yesterday.
The Aramark Building Community Organizational Leadership Award honors exceptional high-impact organizations that are driving a culture of population health and well-being within their community. The award is presented annually by Aramark (NYSE: ARMK), a global leader in food, facilities and uniforms; and the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities, a strategic action network of thousands of committed social services professionals. This year’s award was announced at the Alliance’s annual Senior Leadership Conference in Savannah, Georgia.
The award represents the strength of Woods' broad continuum of lifelong care and shared vision for the future. This is a testament to the excellence Woods and its affiliates strive for and achieve for the 22,000 individuals served and the 6,000 staff who support them.
"Woods and our affiliates, Allies NJ, Archway Programs, Brian's House Inc., Legacy Treatment Services and Tabor Children's Services Inc. are so honored to be recognized by Aramark and Alliance for Strong Families and Communities in our efforts to transform the delivery of comprehensive, lifelong medical care and behavioral and educational supports for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to live their lives safely and to their fullest potential," said Tine Hansen-Turton, President and CEO of Woods Services. “We see it as our responsibility to be disruptors and to redefine the ways in which services are connected and delivered for our clients while also supporting and advocating for the professional development and economic advancement of our employee population,” she said.
Click here to watch the award video and here for the press release.