Paige started working with Ruth and Gary in early 2019, quickly becoming a valued part of the Hei Whakapiki Mauri whānau.
At only 19, she has a wealth of experience working with children, older people, disabled people, and everyone in between. She is a deeply caring, and down-to-earth individual who speaks with immense warmth about the work that Ruth and Gary do.
Paige values the enormous contribution that Ruth and Gary have made in their community, saying that the support they offer is unlike any other. She enjoys being part of an initiative that empowers people to live life their own way. In her role she makes a difference for near 70 whānau.
Paige enjoys being a part of Hei Whakapiki Mauri’s events, and has become a familiar face to all since beginning her work with Ruth and Gary.
She particularly enjoys getting to know whānau at hui and says that everyone is really warm and welcoming.