Amb. Mrs Victoria Okere (RN)
Amb. Mrs Victoria Okere (RN) is Registered Learning Disability Nurse on the Live Register of the Irish Nursing Board and Nursing & Midwifery Council UK. Vickie bagged a Degree in English from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife Nigeria before relocating to Ireland to study Nursing. In a quest to fulfil her passion, Vickie is currently pursuing completing a Diploma in Leadership and Management from Bournville College UK.
With 13years experience in the healthcare sector, Vickie is an ardent campaigner of “Know Your Blood Pressure” Vickie is a member of the Royal College of Nursing, British Red Cross, St. John’s Ambulance Alzheimer’s Society UK, Inclusion Ireland and the Stroke Association UK
Vickie Okere is the founder of Vickie Robert Hospitality Foundation for Developmental and Physical Disabilities. A Foundation that caters for both children and Adult with a Disability. Vickie is currently working as a public Health Nurse/School Nurse/ Welfare Officer in the UK. Vickie is a certified Suicide Intervention Specialist and a Certified Therapeutic Massage Therapist. Vickie is a Dementia Friends Champion; she holds informal sessions on Dementia Awareness in her community and regular First Aid classes for children 5-18yr olds.