Patricia Johnson is Activities Coordinator at Regency House Care Home. Her role includes engaging residents in fun and fulfilling activities including arts & crafts, painting, drawing, gardening, and baking – to name a few! Patricia also leads reminiscence sessions, armchair exercises and day trips for residents.
1. How long have you worked at Regency Care Home?
I have worked at Regency Care Home for 6 years.
2. What is your favourite part of your role?
I love spending time with our residents and seeing them laugh. I particularly enjoy one to one chats and reminiscing. All of the lovely individuals we care for have lived such varied and fascinating lives. It is a privilege to learn about them (and from them!) in the course of my work.
3. What do you like to do outside of work?
I like nothing better than going out for lunch with my sister. I also find great joy in planning activities for residents, especially thinking up new ideas for things to do and try.