Live-in Caregiver Program
Individuals who are qualified to provide care for children, elderly persons or persons with disabilities in private homes without supervision and live in the private home where they work in Canada may be eligible to apply for permanent residence through Live-in Caregiver Program. To be eligible to apply through Live-in Caregiver Program, the applicant will have to have a positive Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) and a written contract from an employer in Canada.
The candidate will also have to prove that he is good in either English or French and will need a work permit before entering to Canada. Also the candidate needs to prove that either he has completed Canadian secondary school education or equivalent foreign credential. To prove work experience, the person must have At least six months’ training or at least one year of full-time paid work experience as a caregiver or in a related field or occupation (including six months with one employer) in the past three years.