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 2019 Odyssey Conference awards closed on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. Over 30 individuals or organizations were nominated.
- All selected recipients and their nominators were notified mid-April by phone and email
- 2019 Award recipients to be announced at the conference
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.