Honour as Allana goes extra mile

A care home worker from south east Northumberland has received a national award for going the extra mile to help her residents.

Senior lead at Wansbeck care home, Allana Smith, has been given a Recognition of Caring and Kindness (Rock) award by their employer, Four Seasons Health Care.

Allana was nominated by a family member who feels that she always goes above and beyond what her job role is at the West Sleekburn-based care home.

The Recognition of Care and Kindness (ROCK) awards, are presented to the workers at Four Seasons Health Care establishments for their outstanding care and support.

Allana was presented with her award by managing director of Four Seasons, Amanda Cunningham, regional manager Traci White, and home manager Denise Torbet during a special ceremony at the facility.