Empathy, leadership puts chaplain on awards list

Norma McClure with regional chaplain Deborah Joyce. d401977
Norma McClure with regional chaplain Deborah Joyce. d401977

The Hammond Park resident, who works for community care organisation Amana Living, gained a nomination for the 2013 Aged and Community Services of WA Excellence in Care Awards.

Reverend Joyce, who said her work kept her young at heart, has become well-known for her strong leadership skills, empathy and sensitivity towards residents and their families during difficult times.

Winners will be announced on June 7.