Each month our program directors choose from hundreds of Life Care Professionals (LCPs) to honor one amazing caregiver in each program who always lives the Kennedy Care values. This month, our Share the Care LCP of the Month is Ukamaka Chime!
Get to Know Ukamaka
How long have you been part of the Kennedy Care family?
I’ve been part of Kennedy Care for just over 5 months.
Why did you choose to join Kennedy Care?
I chose to join Kennedy Care after reading reviews from both the clients and the employees. I concluded that it is obviously the best place to work and that ended up being true.
What is your favorite part of your job?
My favorite part of being an LCP is the team work and professionalism among the staff and the entire management.
What is your proudest moment from your time at Kennedy Care?
My proudest moment at Kennedy Care is seeing smiles on the faces of the clients while giving care. I feel fulfilled whenever that happens.
What is a surprising or fun fact about you?
I have a playful nature. This is the strategy I adopted to help clients relax while I give care and it has been a perfect one.
What are your hobbies?
Singing, dancing, and reading.
What’s your favorite season of the year and why?
My favorite season of the year is summer. It makes me nostalgic.
What’s your favorite holiday and why?
My favorite holiday is Christmas. It is a time of reunion for my entire family – both nuclear and extended.
Thank you to Ukamaka and all of our LCPs for always going the extra mile with your care!