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Losing a bunch of residents so quickly was heart breaking + hard

Losing a bunch of residents so quickly was heart breaking + hard

Losing a bunch of residents so quickly was heart breaking + hard. However, being there for the ones who remaind became even more important.

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The good thing is that COVID-19 brought us closer together..

The good thing is that COVID-19 brought us closer together..

Covid-19 has produced many different feelings and I have been able to see a lot of the impact of isolation on the elderly population. The residents often rely on body language, and wearing a mask and gloves inhibits these people from seeing our smiles, I have seen

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Thank you Victoria Village LTC

Thank you Victoria Village LTC

Working at Victoria Village during the pandemic has been a positive experience for me. They informed all staff of info they received immediately to case any concerns you may have had. They shared all plans on how to handle and what is proper protocol if any resident

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I am glad we are almost over it.

I am glad we are almost over it.

Social isolation and worries about my loved ones and family made me feel stress. Thanks to all staff who was helping, protecting and entertaining me during hard time. Social isolation very stressfull. I am so glad we are almost over it. And now I can participate in

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During the Covid-19 pandemic I felt safe and protected in the long term care facility.

During the Covid-19 pandemic I felt safe and protected in the long term care facility.

During the Covid-19 pandemic I felt safe and protected in the long term care facility. I was very worried about my family getting infected but fortunately for me that didn’t happen. During the pandemic the health and safety precautions kept me calm and safe because as long

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Everyday I go to work with fear.

Everyday I go to work with fear.

I was really scared because of covid-19, and bringing in covid to my family. Thank God our long-term care home not hit to hard. Everyday I go for work with fear. I felt so sad for who lost their love one.

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We are all doing our best. 

We are all doing our best. 

We are all doing our best. When we feel tired or blue, we still try our best, too.

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We all want to do our best for everyone

We all want to do our best for everyone

Always remember to be confidant in your compitance as we all want to do our BEST <3 for everyone

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I felt secure with help that was given by the staff. 

I felt secure with help that was given by the staff. 

I felt secure with help that was given by the staff. I am grateful for the community and their support I believe my prayers are answered

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All of you will hold a special place in my heart.

All of you will hold a special place in my heart.

I am so glad I had the pleasure of caring for your loved ones. Not a day goes by that I don’t think about what we went threw. It’s still tough when I think about that difficult time. All of you will hold a special place in

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