Innovation Award

The SCAN Foundation partnered with the Milken Institute Center for the Future of Aging for the 2019 Innovation Award. Together, we sought California cities who are preparing their communities for the growth of their older adult population, and embracing innovation opportunities.

The City of Berkeley

Criteria for the 2019 theme was based on Age-Forward 2030 priority areas: (1) age-forward economic development; (2) redesigning the urban landscape for all ages; and (3) resilient networks for healthy aging.

The winner of our 2019 award is the Berkeley Age-Friendly Continuum led by the City of Berkeley. Learn more.

2018 Awardee

The winner of our 2018 Innovation Award, Alzheimer’s Los Angeles, was recognized for bringing the Essential Attributes of a high-quality delivery system to life.

Learn more about the Alzheimer’s Los Angeles Dementia Cal MediConnect Project.

2017 Awardee

The University of California, Los Angeles – Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Program

Read the case study about the winning partnership, and case studies on other innovative programs.

2017 Awardee Honorable Mentions

Ventura County Hospital to Home Alliance

Community Memorial Health Systems

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Community Care Settings Pilot

Health Plan of San Mateo

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Dementia Cal MediConnect project

Molina Healthcare of California

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Coordinated Support System for Older Adults

Providence Tarzana

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Housing for Homeless Older Adults

St. Paul's Pace

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Community Based Care Transitions Program

University of California, Los Angeles

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