People around me help me too much. So for me to be direct support staff and assist others to reach their goals is like I’m giving back
COVID-19 makes everything harder, not only my job, and it’s the same for everyone. The students have come back from break with new behaviors, and you can’t interact with them like before. Before COVID-19, CSS was a place where you can see, play, do a lot of fun activities with your friends, co-workers, and participants. Now I work alone with a single student in the classroom. It’s very isolating for everyone.