The Rothkoff Law Group CAREGIVER AWARD honors a professional caregiver who offers exceptional service to an elderly person and is recognized by their supervisors. The recipient has done more than is required in bringing comfort, compassion and caring for the needs of a senior who is dependent on support whether it be from a physical, cognitive or emotional point of view.

Who is Eligible?
A professional caregiver who works full time in the professional senior care industry who provides exceptional care to a senior in a way that is markedly recognizable as outstanding.

Who can Nominate?
A supervisor in the professional senior care industry.

How to Nominate?
Nominators are asked to submit a brief nomination form (click here) and statement of no more than 250 words, answering the question: “How Has This Caregiver Gone ‘Above and Beyond’ in support of a needy elder?” There will be an opportunity to nominate both a South Jersey resident (who resides or works in Camden, Gloucester, Burlington or Cumberland Counties) and a PA resident (who resides or works in Philadelphia, Bucks, Montgomery, Delaware or Chester Counties). The nomination should be sent to caregiveraward@rothkofflaw.com.

Selection Process
A panel of geriatric social workers and senior care professionals will review applications and select the grand prize winner. The winner cannot be related to any of the judges or staff of the Rothkoff Law Group team.

Prizes & Award
The winner of the Caregiver Award will receive a Crystal Award in recognition of this honor and a $500 Gift Card.

Application Deadline
NJ Caregiver Award — The deadline for submitting a nominee is February 28, 2020.
PA Caregiver Award — The deadline for submitting a nominee is August 21, 2020.


The presentation will take place at a luncheon at each of the Rothkoff Law Group’s 2020 Symposiums – “PERSON CENTERED ELDER CARE: TRANSITIONING THEORIES INTO PRACTICE”

  • The NJ Caregiver Award will be presented on April 30, 2020 October 8, 2020 at The Westin in Mt. Laurel, New Jersey
  • The PA Caregiver Award was presented on October 22, 2020 at the Sheraton Hotel Bucks County in Langhorne, PA.

** Recipient & Nominating Supervisor must both be present at the Symposium for Caregiver Award presentation.

Contact Rothkoff Law Group c/o caregiveraward@rothkofflaw.com.