Awards 2017 3 JanFinalists announcement for the Oscars of Asia Pacific's eldercare industry is out! Congratulations! Do check your inbox for the formal announcement.

The first of its kind in the Asia Pacific region, the Asia Pacific Eldercare Innovation Awards was created to provide an annual recognition to organisations in the Asia Pacific that demonstrate eldercare innovation in their business, operational and service models to change the way our older adults age.

Bringing together top industry leaders and professionals for the fifth time, the Asia Pacific Eldercare Innovation Awards Dinner Ceremony will be held on 26 April 2017 at the Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre to celebrate and applaud efforts that deliver dignity, health and happiness to the region’s older adults.

The 5th Asia Pacific Eldercare Innovation Awards is held in conjunction with the annual 8th International Ageing Asia Innovation Forum 2017 held in Singapore from 25-26 April, and is one of the activities during the International Ageing Week in Singapore.

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This edition's Awards categories:

  • Innovation of the Year  NEW
    Best new concept executed by operator that demonstrates improvement in quality of life for older adults 
  • Facility of the Year – Independent Seniors Living*
    Provides the best independent living environment for older adults to age well with access to care and services 
  • Facility of the Year – Residential Aged Care*
    Provides the best 24-hour nursing care supported environment for older adults to age well 
  • Facility of the Year – Ageing-in-place  NEW
    Provides the most conducive environment for older adults to age-in-place  
  • Facility of the Year – Geriatric Healthcare  NEW
    Provides the best healthcare treatment, rehabilitation and medical services for older adults 
  • Best Home Care Operator
    Provides the best health and social services to support ageing-in-place 
  • Best Hospitality of Care  NEW
    Best hospitality service provided to enhance the experience and quality of living for older adults
  • Best Improvement in Health Outcomes  NEW
    Best programmes that improves the health outcomes of older adults
  • Best Rehabilitation Operator
    Provides the best programmes that enable improvements for daily living, strength, and wellbeing 
  • Best Active Ageing Programme
    Best interest group, activity group, performance group or special events project that encourages participation of older adults 
  • Best Dementia Care Programme
    Best activities, care model or rehabilitation programmes for older adults with dementia 
  • Best Day Care Programme  NEW
    The most dynamic centre-based activities and programmes that improve wellbeing for older adults 
  • Best Smart Care Technology  NEW
    Best technology innovations that enable independence, health monitoring and wellbeing improvements  
  • Best Technology for Operational Efficiency
    Best technology innovations that improve productivity, efficiency and quality of service offerings for operators 
  • Best Product to Support Ageing-in-place
    Best product that is of ease-of-use, elderly friendly, affordable and improves quality of living for older adults 
  • Best Silver Architecture 
    Best universal design with social, health and wellness engagement spaces for older adults (Developments that have yet to be launched are welcome to submit for this category) 


  • Awards Ceremony & Official Dinner: 26 April 2017 

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For more information, please write to 
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Launched in April 2013, the annual Asia Pacific Eldercare Innovation Awards is an industry innovation driven by Ageing Asia Pte Ltd. The awards is the first of its kind in the Asia Pacific region that recognises the best in eldercare product and service delivery. This prestigious industry award takes place annually, in conjunction with the international Ageing Asia Innovation Forum (AAIF) in Singapore.

The awards logo includes a human element that represents the importance of empathy and passion by the people who work hard each day to raise the quality of life for older adults.

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