Northgate volunteer of the year Sandy Bastille (right) is pictured with Samantha Disinger, former activity director.
Thu, May 17th 2018 05:00 pm
The McGuire Group's Northgate Health Care Facility in North Tonawanda recently announced that Sandy Bastille of Sanborn was honored as the Volunteer of the Year at the facility's 25th annual volunteer awards ceremony held at The Hideaway Grille in North Tonawanda.
Sandy donated more than 350 hours as a volunteer since November 2016. She assists the facility by accompanying residents on community outings, creating and maintaining friendships with residents, assisting activity leaders in running group programs and helping with various resident council fundraisers.
"We are infinitely grateful for the impact Sandy has on our residents through her dedication, enthusiasm and positive attitude," said Sarah Piazza, activity director.
Northgate Health Care Facility provides 24-hour skilled nursing care, post-hospital and outpatient rehabilitation, memory care, hospice care and respite/short-term care. It continuously receives five-star ratings from the federal government and is among an elite list of facilities statewide to have scored in the top quintile of New York state's quality metric for five out of five years. For more information, call 648-2450 or visit www.mcguiregroup.com.