Clara Kingsley of Kirkville is named Home Aides of Central New York’s 2012 “Aide of the Year.”
(Kirkville, Syracuse, NY – May 2012) Clara Kingsley of Kirkville was recognized as the 2012 “Aide of the Year” at Home Aides of Central New York’s Annual Aide Recognition Dinner. The event celebrated the hard work and dedication of the agency’s home health aides, who provide vital in-home services to our community’s aging, ill and frail individuals, giving them the caring support they need to live at home with dignity and independence.
“Clara is a highly motivated and committed employee, and is willing to go above and beyond to ensure that her clients’ needs are met,” said Sandra H. Martin, President of Home Aides of Central New York. “Her compassionate nature, dependability and sense of humor have identified her as an asset to both her clients and our agency. We are proud to have Clara on our team, and we commend her for her many accomplishments.”
Kingsley has received specialty training in hospice and mental health care. She has been an integral part of Home Aides of Central New York for 18 years, and has devoted more than 23,000 hours to caring for her clients.
Home Aides of Central New York, Inc. is a not-for-profit agency and local leader in eldercare services since 1966. Licensed by the New York State Department of Health, the agency provides critical eldercare services, including home health aide, personal care and companionship services; Lifeline Personal Emergency Response System; and respite care.