Canadian Immigration Programs and the process of applying to immigrate to Canada have changed a great deal in recent years. The best place to go for the most recent, complete, and accurate information is http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/immigrate/eligibility.asp
The main advantages of the Canadian In-home Caregiver Program are:
These are the steps to becoming a Permanent Resident in Canada via the In-home Caregiver Program:
After you get a confirmed job offer and a positive LMIA as a In-home Caregiver you will need to obtain a work permit before you can start working for your new employer.
This requires many documents (see our checklist) and much preparatory work (see our flowchart). For example you must take a medical test, get police clearances and have any foreign documents officially translated into English or French.
Optional Items that are not specifically required but that may help your application:
Before planning any trip to Canada please be sure that you understand the visa requirements for your country and the planned purpose of your trip. Check the official Canadian citizenship & immigration website for more details.
Disclaimer: While we have taken care to ensure that this information is correct, please note that immigration policy changes frequently and varies by immigration officer and consulate. Always check for the latest information at the Canadian citizenship & immigration website. We cannot accept any liability for inaccuracies.