Newcomers to the sector often bring fresh insight and energy, yet are rarely acknowledged for their contributions.
The dapaanz newcomer award trophy acknowledges excellence for those new to addiction practice. Any dapaanz member who has been in the addiction sector for two years or less can be nominated.
Congratulations to 2018's winner: Turaukawa Barlett, Te Korowai Hauora o Hauraki, Tauranga
The criteria for nominees to meet to be eligible for the award are: