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A day in my Busy Life by Alice Waterman

Alice Waterman lives an very action packed life. From work to her social life she barely gets a moment to herself! 

But what does a normal day look like for Alice? Well! She has very kindly shared what that looks like.

Alice lives in one of sacare’s Supported Accommodations, Briarholm. Would you like to find out more about our Supported Accommodation? Click here.

 A day in my busy life by Alice Waterman
On a normal workdays, I wake up at 5:30am. It’s an early start, but I have to get up and get ready! From here my Nurse and Support Worker help me get ready for the day. I have a few personal care things I need a hand with then I jump in the shower.

 After my shower I get dressed for work, then I get up into my chair so I can have my breakfast. For my breakfast I have fruit with yogurt and oats I love to also have a glass of juice on the side!


 After I brush my teeth and then we hop in the car to go to work.  I work for Blend Creative a design company. At Blend I work with a diverse team of people as they hire lots of people with disabilities. I love working there.

At about 12:30 I get home from work, have lunch and often watch Masterchef – its one of my favourites! If Masterchef isn’t on, I like to listen to audiobooks or do quizzes. I then have a little afternoon nap at about 2:30, as it’s pretty exhausting getting up at 5:30 am …

By this time, it’s almost dinner! So I like to go and catch up with my friends in the house, or send my other friends a message. After dinner I like to read my comic books or play card games. 

And then it’s off to bed to start my day all over again the next day!