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Maria’s Journey of Compassion and Dedication

Vanessa Valerio

Employee of the Month

May 09, 2024

4 min read

17 years ago, a young lady made the decision to move out of Mexico and go to America to live her dreams. Though unconventional, her story is one of perseverance, commitment, and care– one that translates to those she cares for. There is not one word to fully describe Maria. But if there was one– it’d be dedication.

Maria has been a caregiver for Care Indeed for over 5 years now. Since the beginning, she’s always been known as a radiant personality that goes above and beyond to help the elders she cares for. She’s been awarded as Employee of the Month once before, but her dedication and commitment to her job proves that there is no limit to kindness– having received the award again for the second time.

Everyday, Maria embarks on a journey of compassion and connection. To her, being a caregiver is more than just a job; it's a heartfelt commitment to making a difference in the lives of those she serves. In fact, one of the most rewarding aspects of Maria's role is the opportunity to meet individuals from different walks of life. Each encounter brings her new stories to learn from and different perspectives to understand. At her core, Maria appreciates the connections she forms and lessons she gains every day. 

To Maria, Care Indeed is more than just a company; it's a community of individuals united by a common goal: to provide exceptional care with compassion and kindness. This is why she tries her best to embody these values in her daily interactions. Maria appreciates the flexibility of her work at Care Indeed for it helps her balance her responsibilities at work with her duties as a mother. Because at the end of the day, it’s why she works– so that she gives her family the life they deserve and that she never misses out on precious moments with them.

Beyond her professional life, Maria's heart belongs to her family. Cooking meals together and enthusiastically supporting her children at their sporting events are moments she holds dear. No matter how demanding her job may be, Maria always finds time to nurture these bonds and create lasting memories with her loved ones.

To her fellow caregivers, Maria offers a simple yet profound piece of advice: embrace positivity and compassion. In a world marked by challenges and uncertainties, their kindness and empathy can make an immeasurable difference in the lives of those in need. Maria urges her colleagues to listen attentively, learn eagerly, and above all, approach each day with a heart brimming with love and understanding.

Vanessa Valerio


Vanessa Valerio

Chief Operating Officer

Passionate about living life and loving people fully. Has an adventurous spirit and an unusual craving for mangoes. Her mantra: Always be loving and kind.

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