you're all amazing

Health and community services is full of ordinary people doing extraordinary things, day in, day out, across Australia. That's why we created the HESTA Awards Program.




Recent award winners

Advancing Pedagogy & Practice

Lady Gowrie Tasmania Integrated Child and Family Centre were recognised for their evidence-based action research project ‘Physical Health and Wellbeing: Innovative approaches in an inner-city community’.

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Outstanding Graduate

Sharon Alexander has been recognised for designing a peer mentoring program for staff, which supports educators in setting professional development goals and encourages them to critically reflect on their work.

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Building Inclusion

The Mikarie Child Care Centre was established by The Sylvanvale Foundation following extensive research showing the local community lacked adequate child care services for children with disabilities.

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