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Virginia’s Story of Warmth and Positivity

Vanessa Valerio


Jun 06, 2024

4 min read

A look into the life of caregiver Virginia reveals a portrait painted with genuine love and compassion for her job and those she cares for. Beyond her role as a caregiver, Virginia's days are filled with moments that define her as a beacon of positivity and light.

Virginia starts her day by setting an alarm, enjoying a cup of tea, and playing some music. She begins her workday with a smile, aiming to provide quality time to her clients, whom she considers family. With 27 years of experience, she values being there for others and sees it as more than just a job.

Virginia's favorite part of her job is helping others and being present for someone in need. Initially, she dreamt of becoming an accountant but later realized that caregiving was her true passion. When reminiscing about her career, Virginia's eyes sparkle with enthusiasm and purpose. For her, caregiving is not just a profession but a calling—a platform to express love and compassion.

Outside her job, Virginia is a devoted mother and a passionate music lover. Her love for music and dance knows no bounds, often culminating in Friday dates at restaurants with live music. Virginia also finds solace in the embrace of her church, where cherished moments with her grandson complete her weekends. She enjoys cooking for family and friends, where she reconnects with them and has some well-deserved quality time with those she loves.

Despite her initial dreams of becoming an accountant, caregiving has become Virginia's passion. She recalls a special lady she worked with who made her feel like part of the family, emphasizing the importance of building meaningful connections.

When asked about her job, Virginia expresses gratitude and motivation upon receiving recognition. She believes in doing what you love and giving your best, acknowledging that mistakes happen but can be opportunities for growth. Her advice to fellow caregivers is to follow their dreams, approach their work with love and compassion, and find fulfillment in their role.

Virginia's story transcends the boundaries of a caregiver's role, painting a portrait of resilience, love, and unwavering compassion. In her gentle words and heartfelt gestures, she embodies the essence of caregiving as a journey of love, purpose, and boundless dedication.

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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