Members Stories

“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...
“Booking clerks are the crucial communication link between the health care team. The team I work with is awesome and exceptional. We’re meeting and communicating every day about...
“We focus on verbal de-escalation with people. A lot of times, patients get offended when you start talking hospital jibber-jabber with them and they don’t understand it. It can...
"We face COVID every day, and we stay strong because we are united. At first, many of us were panicked, but now we know that we have to do our job to stop the spread of the virus...
“Physio is the reason patients go home after coming to us. Without the Rehab Assistants and physio, they would just be in a dumping ground and stay there forever. Seeing the...
“We have a purpose. We have a very important job to do right now. Everyone working is really focused on protecting the seniors that we take care of. We take it really seriously...
“There are hills and valleys with COVID-19. When it was introduced into the hospital, there were big hills, and when things calmed down, a valley. At first, the corporate team...