Donald J. Sykes Award Presented to 7 Atlantic County Residents

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HAMILTON - Seven Atlantic County residents have been chosen as recipients for this year’s 27th annual Donald J. Sykes Awards ceremony on Thursday, October 15th in honor of Disability Awareness Month.
The event, which is reserved seating only, will take place at 12:00 p.m. at the Mays Landing Golf and Country Club on 1855 Cates Road in Hamilton Township.
In addition to the seven recipients of the Sykes Award, Rebecca McGill of Somers Point, will be honored with Atlantic County’s Partners in Community Access Award. McGill, a Physical Therapist and Coordinator of the Spinal Cord Injury Program at Bacharach Institute for Rehabilitation, will provide a demonstration with Joshua Villa of Rewalk, a robotic exoskeleton.
For more information about the Donald J. Sykes Awards ceremony, contact 609.645.7700 extension 4519. (TTY, please use 711).
For information on services, contact the Atlantic County Aging and Disability Resource Connection (ADRC) at 1.888.426.9243.

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