Abbeyfield 2013 Royal Patron's awards recognise charity volunteer Celia Worthington
Celia Worthington, from Worthingtons Solicitors, a volunteer for Abbeyfield UK (NI) Ltd, a charity that provides supported sheltered housing for older people, is one of just seven people chosen from 10,500 UK volunteers for recognition in Abbeyfield's prestigious 2013 Royal Patron's awards, which is endorsed by the Prince of Wales.
Geraldine Gilpin, Abbeyfield & Wesley Housing Association chief executive, said: "Despite business commitments Celia is giving of her time, knowledge and expertise. Her energy and enthusiasm is infectious, she genuinely cares for residents and is constantly considering options to improve services. She truly deserves this accolade."