Meet Gabriela. She is a Home Visitor and the Team Leader of CIWA’s HIPPY program.
Gabriela joined CIWA in 2016 after learning about the organization from a bank employee when she opened her first bank account after arriving in Canada. Gabriela first joined CIWA as a volunteer and has now been a CIWA staff for over 3 years.
Gabriela enjoys being a part of the HIPPY team, where she gets to work with experienced women who are dedicated to equipping families with the tools necessary for optimal child development and socio-emotional connection.
Outside of work, Gabriela enjoys spending time with her 4-year-old daughter, going on family hikes, biking, camping and photography. She is passionate about nutrition and health and is a Certified Holistic Nutrition and Health Coach. She is currently studying to become a Registered Holistic Nutrition Practitioner.
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