Value of the month for June is Understanding
We aim to show understanding of the feelings of others whoever they are. Showing empathy and really seeing and really listening show we understand.
1.the ability to understand something; comprehension.
“foreign visitors with little understanding of English”
synonyms: comprehension, apprehension, grasp, grip, mastery, perception, discernment, appreciation, interpretation, cognizance, ken, conception, digestion, assimilation, absorption;
2.sympathetic awareness or tolerance.
“he wrote with understanding and affection of the people of Dent”
synonyms: compassion, sympathy, pity, empathy, feeling, concern, considerateness, consideration, tenderness, tender-heartedness, kindness, kind-heartedness, sensitivity, insight, fellow feeling, brotherly love, neighbourliness, decency, humanity, humanitarianism, humaneness, charity, goodwill, mercy, mercifulness, gentleness, tolerance, lenience, leniency, warmth, warm-heartedness, affection, love
“he always treated me with great kindness and understanding”
1.sympathetically aware of other people’s feelings; tolerant and forgiving.
“a kind and understanding man”
synonyms: compassionate, sympathetic, sensitive, considerate, tender, kind, kindly, kind-hearted, thoughtful, tolerant, patient, forbearing, lenient, merciful, forgiving, humane, human, good-natured, approachable, supportive, reassuring;
having insight or good judgement.