Awards at the Minnesota Odyssey Conference
At the two-day Age & Disabilities Odyssey conference, the Minnesota Department of Human Services and the Minnesota Board on Aging recognizes organizations and people who have made significant differences in the lives of people who are aging or who have disabilities.
- The nomination period for the 2017 Odyssey Conference awards closed on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. Over 30 individuals or organizations were nominated.
- All selected recipients and their nominators will be notified by phone.
Award recipients were recognized in the Odyssey conference program and at the conference awards recognition tea and general session on Thursday, June 22, 2017.
Past Award Recipients
The Odyssey conference has recognized over 40 individuals and organizations since 2005.
2017 Odyssey Award winners
At the 2017 Age & Disabilities Odyssey, four individuals and one organization were recognized for effecting change in different ways that have improved the health and lives of all persons who need services to live, work and engage in their community.