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Psst! Have you heard about Canada’s Caregiver Program? In this episode, Jenna Propp chats with her mom, Tess Propp; Cynthia Palmaria from Migrante Alberta; and Maria Monana, a current live-in caregiver under Canada’s Caregiver Program. Their stories take us on a journey as we get to hear the tsismis on what it’s like to come to Canada as a caregiver from the late 80’s until now and how the process and program have changed.

Psst! Have you heard about Canada’s Caregiver Program?

In this episode, Jenna Propp chats with her mom, Tess Propp; Cynthia Palmaria from Migrante Alberta; and Maria Monana, a current live-in caregiver under Canada’s Caregiver Program. Their stories take us on a journey as we get to hear the tsismis on what it’s like to come to Canada as a caregiver from the late 80’s until now and how the process and program have changed.

Jenna’s mom tells us her inside story of working in Dubai and Hong Kong before coming to Canada. She talks about leaving the baby girl she raised for two years, while just being a kid herself. She then goes on to tell us what working in Canada was really like.

Cynthia takes us through what the Caregiver Program entails and how it has changed over the years. She includes personal stories of how she got into organizing and what it means to receive Permanent Residency in Canada.

Lastly, Maria sits through the wind to tell us about her experience working in Canada right now, in 2020 and the sacrifice that comes along with it.What is the Canada’s Caregiver Program really like? Listen to Find out!