Asia Research Brief |Canada’s Live-in Caregiver Program

Changes to the Canada’s Live-in Caregiver Program is the focus of the latest YCAR Asia Research Brief by Philip Kelly (Geography).

On 30 November 2014, a series of sweeping changes to the program took effect. Renamed the Caregiver Program, it introduces two pathways to permanent residence – one for those who care for children, and another for those who care for people with high medical needs.

On 9 December 2014, a panel was convened by the York Centre for Asian Research (YCAR) to discuss these changes. The panel featured lawyers and caregiver advocates who are closely familiar with the LCP.

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