Resthome reaps acclaim at awards
DOUBLE DELIGHT: Rangiura Rest Home was a big winner at the awards night with two of the biggest prizes.
Management and staff were celebrated as Rangiura won the employer of the year and employee of the year awards.
In accepting the awards Juliette Bell paid credit to the staff ‘‘we’re absolutely passionate about the work we do for our residents’’.
Mrs Bell (pictured outside Rangiura’s dementia unit) said she was ‘‘incredibly humbled’’ by the employer award.
The Putaruru and wider community was also thanked at the awards for its efforts in raising more than $700,000 for the unit.