Friday is the pinnacle of Foster Care Awareness Week when Excellence Awards are presented to caregivers from all around New Zealand by the Governor General in Wellington.
Dingwall Trust congratulates this year's recipients but also pays tribute to its senior caregiver Chris Kelly, who is 25 years into the job and a previous recipient of this award.
Testament to his success at providing a loving and stable home, is the number of cards and phone calls he receives every Mothers’ and Fathers’ Days and even on Valentine’s Day, from the hundreds of now-adults who passed though his care as children. Earlier this year, Chris was also honoured as ...
A big shout out to all the care staff at Dingwall Trust who work with dedication and passion to nuture and strenghten tamariki and rangatahi so they can reach their potential and determine their own futures. We wish our care staff a very happy Foster Care Awareness Week.