Members Stories

“I have great co-workers who I’m glad to call friends, and a supportive family. My biggest fear is running out of PPE, and not being able to protect my patients or my family. We...
“I love going to work to face the challenges as a team. I cook and I’m involved with the food and beverage operations at the hospital. I cook for different programs, including the...
“When COVID first hit, there was a lot of new screening happening at the hospital. I work in Medical Device Reprocessing, but that slowed down because of the cancellation of...
“I do painting and maintenance at the hospital. My work is COVID-related now – putting down boundary lines to mark six-foot distancing between people, and ensuring beds and chairs...
“One morning, a resident did a dance, then I did a dance. She said, “Okay, you know the dance, now you can go on vacation with me.” I enjoy my job to the fullest. I find it so...
“There’s amazing support for all health care workers in our community. You go by people’s houses and see hearts and rainbows in their windows, and the businesses that are giving...
“My faith gives me hope. Seeing the residents each day and caring for them like family because many of them don’t have family. I’ve been a Mental Health Worker in Vancouver’s...
“Housekeeping keeps the hospital clean so that everybody has a safe environment to work in. Nobody has to be worried about the spread of disease because we’re on top of it. We’re...
“We’re doing everything that we can to make sure the individuals we work with live healthy, happy lives, even during this pandemic. I work with adults with diverse abilities to...
“My girlfriend works at Panago. Thanks to her prodding, Panago delivered a whack-load of pizzas to the hospital, multiple times to each and every department, and I helped her...