Dennis has worked for Clermont Senior Services for 32 years! During his tenure, he has held several positions including, G.A.I.N.S Coordinator, Bus Driver and Program Aide. G. (gaining) A. (assistance) I. (in) N. (necessary) S. (skills) was a program developed to assist stroke victims.
Dennis described his typical day, “My day begins at 8 am at the Adult Day Services program. We hold a staff meeting every morning and then we set up for the activities for the day. We follow a daily activity schedule, provide one meal and two snacks and also help unload and load all busses upon the customer’s arrival and departure. I help with all the customer’s needs while they are at the center, after customers leave for the day I help clean up and set up for the next day.”
It is evident that Dennis loves his job; he is always smiling and ready to lend a hand. Dennis said he enjoys being with all the customers and seeing them laugh and having a good time.
When Dennis is not working he enjoys farming, watching his daughter cheer for her high school and watching his grandchildren play sports.