Catherine, Care Coordinator - Mountain Lea Lodge

Updated: Feb 26


“No matter how busy the day gets, a smile or a comment from a resident can lift your spirits.”


What do you love about working here?

I enjoy being part of the residents’ lives. It is a pleasure to see joy and happiness as they interact with other residents and staff. I enjoy being a part of a team environment that provides loving and compassionate care, and the best experiences to our residents.


What would you say to a friend who was thinking about working here?

I would recommend MLL to anyone who is interested in this type of work. I would certainly tell them of the positive experiences I have had in the last 30 years.


How does working for MMCG help you to achieve your personal goals?

The facility provides the kindness and positive interactions that I feel are necessary for a happy and healthy life. It is personally rewarding to know that I have made a difference, in some small way, in the lives of our seniors.


Describe your best day at work.

My best day at work is when a new and lonely resident realizes that there are new friends and opportunities for them to enjoy in their new home.


What are you most proud of?

The wonderful relationships I have built with residents and their families over the years.


How would you describe the company culture/atmosphere?

Everyone’s differences and individuality are valued and respected. All departments work together, and the value that each brings to the productive work environment is appreciated.


What 5 things about your work are you most passionate about?

1. The residents

2. Providing a comfortable home environment

3. Taking time to connect and listen

4. Keeping families connected

5. Providing the best medical care


Everyone has a personal story about the impact their work has on them. Tell us yours.

It makes me feel good when a resident notices if I’ve been away and they are happy when I’m back.