2013 Skills Highway Award

Pacific Homecare in South Auckland, established in 1998 by two Cook Island women, won the 2013 Skills Highway Award for their literacy and numeracy programme.

Pacific Homecare winners 2013

Sponsored by the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) for the first time this year, the award celebrates organisations that help improve reading, maths and communication skills in the workplace. The award was presented at the Equal Employment Opportunities Trust Diversity Awards on 3 September 2013 at an event in Auckland.