This month we are highlighting all the great things happening at the Healing with Hope Home at 200 Larch. More importantly, we are sharing some stories from our amazing team. Today you’ll learn a little bit about Aglaia, Residential Worker.
Q: What do you love most about your job?
“What I love most about my job is learning new things every day from the individuals I work with.”
Q: What is a fun fact about yourself?
“A fun fact about me is that my favourite kind of pie is pumpkin pie.”
Q: What is the most rewarding part working at the Healing with Hope Home?
“The most rewarding part of working at Healing with Hope is seeing individuals progress in their recovery to having the ability to manage their health and move on from the program.”
Q: What is one piece of advice you would give to new staff? Or what is one piece of advice you received when you first started?
“A piece of advice I would give to new staff is to develop a peer support relationship with coworkers if possible. This has helped me cope with some of the challenges of working in the mental health field.”