Member Spotlight: Kali Vanweelden of Holland Farms

April 27, 2023

Kali Vanweelden began her career in the dietary department and is now a caregiver at Holland Farms in Norwalk. She enjoys learning life lessons from those she cares for and finds her role very rewarding.

How did you get started in the long-term care profession?

I started in dietary at a different facility, and later applied to Holland Farms.

What do you like most about working in long-term care?

The thing I like the most about working in long-term care are the life lessons learned.

What would you tell others to encourage them to consider a career in long-term care?

Having a career in long-term care is very rewarding.

What lessons have you learned working in long-term care that also helps outside of work?

One lesson I’ve learned is patience.

When you’re not at work, what do you enjoy doing?

I enjoy being a mom.

What is your favorite quote and why?

My favorite quote is “live, laugh, love.” This sticks with me through everything.

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