A volunteer at Westergate House Care Home in West Sussex is up for a national award following her win of a regional Volunteer of the Year award.
Volunteer, Annie Kellett is through to the Volunteer of the Year Awards after being named Volunteer of the Year for the South in Barchester Care Awards 2022.
She has been volunteering at Fontwell care home in Arundel since the passing of her husband Bob who was a resident there.
She was picked from hundreds of nominees to win and will go onto the national awards in October and expressed how suprised she was to have won.
Westergate House provides high quality nursing and residential care for elderly people and offers them support, specialising in care for those living with dementia.
Care home staff described her as 'fun' and 'like no other' and said she always brings sparkle to the days of those there.