Call for Nominations
2024 Code of Conduct Awards
The Justice Center is accepting nominations for its 2024 Code of Conduct Awards! The Code of Conduct for Custodians of People with Special Needs provides a framework for assisting people with special needs “live self-directed, meaningful lives in their communities, free from abuse and neglect, and protected from harm.” The purpose of this award is to recognize those staff members who demonstrate a strong commitment to the provisions of the Code of Conduct. Anyone who signs the Code of Conduct is eligible. Click below to learn more and submit!

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