Siobhain has a strong NHS background in nursing and likes to be kept busy. She feels that people who are sick and being cared for at home are not recognised enough and is passionate about the subject.
To keep herself occupied, Siobhain has been exploring her local area during long walks, refurbishing furniture, practicing mindfulness and cooking. As well as this, she is participating in a sponsored walk for the Heart of Kent Hospice to help raise funding. Lockdown has been a time for Siobhain to reflect.
Siobhain’s tip for looking after your wellbeing in lockdown is:
When asked what advice she would give to people considering volunteering, Siobhain responded:
We ended our chat by talking about the positive things that have come out of lockdown: