March 2nd Mixer - Self Care by Choice - Not by Chance
Come meet and get to know Lorraine Martin ......
Lorraine is a member of Home Based Global Wellness Business for the last 20 years, promoting Humans Being More and Living In Harmony with Nature.
Lorraine has led a very full and interesting life with many experiences, adventures and accomplishments.
Bio Lorraine Martin
Was a resident of Saskatchewan, cheered for the Riders, now living in BC.
Education: One-room school, convent and a Psychiatric Nurse Diploma
Employment: Psychiatric Hospitals in England and Switzerland, Nova Scotia and Regina Mental Health and Regina Health District. Retired from Regina Homes Care Assessor Coordinator
Family: One daughter, two sons and 4 granddaughters and 2 husbands
Volunteer Experience: President of Beth Jacob Sisterhood and Regina Hadassah-WIZO. Board Member of Directors of Beth Jacob Jewish Community. Chairman of the BJ Burial Society, on the committee of the Regina Ethnic Walking Cemetery Tours. Coordinator of Osoyoos Women’s Network until it shut down because of COVID
Writings/ Published: Member of Book Committee for the Our Heritage, History of the Regina and Distract Jewish Community and 100th Anniversary of Lipton Jewish Community and Cemetery. Published “Notes and Clippings - It all started in Saskatchewan”, an autobiography and presently compiling her mother’s memories - “Hughenna’s Story”.
Honours: Volunteer of the Year by Regina Hadassah-WIZO; with her late husband by the Canadian Friends of the Hebrews University. Was nominated for Women of Distinction in Health Category
Pleasures/Adventures: Hitching through Europe; curling; walking; book-clubs; full-time RV-ing; aqua-sizing; learning computer skills and networking.
Challenges: Dealing with the stresses of life with volunteering, working, breast cancer, retirement, death of 1st husband and life alone.
Solutions: Educating and finding alternatives to find improve health and self-developmental. Networking with like-minded people.
Businesses: Former Buena Vista Bed and Breakfast Wellness Home Spa and Lorraine’s Kitchen
Presently a member of Home Based Global Wellness Business for the last 20 years, promoting Humans Being More and Living In Harmony with Nature.
Self Care by Choice Not by Chance; Taking Ownership of a Healthy Lifestyle in Body and Mind; Every Home a Wellness Homes.