OAK HARBOR – Joyful Connections, Ottawa County’s source for Supervised Visitation and Exchanges, is one of five providers worldwide nominated for The Hedi Levenback Supervised Visitation Provider of the Year Award. The members of the Supervised Visitation Network (SVN) nominate the entrants and selects a winner from within the network.
The recipient is recognized for their demonstration of exceptional skills in the delivery and implementation of a supervised visitation program, commitment to the SVN Standards, engagement in SVN activities, and achieved program excellence and innovation within their own program and community.
The award is named in honor of SVN Board Member Hedi Levenback, a founding member of SVN and a pioneer in supervised visitation. She co-authored the SVN bylaws and was the first chair of the Standards and Guidelines Committee.
These standards and guidelines for professionalized supervised visitation. The winning individual or program will be honored at the 2022 SVN annual Conference in Orlando, Fla.
Joyful Connections provides supervised visitations and exchanges. It is a child-focused, healthy, safe, and home-like environment where children can interact with family members in a non-judgmental setting. For more information about services or to make a donation, call 567-262-3181 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.