Caregivers

 You can apply for permanent residence through the Caregiver program through one of the three following ways:

  • Caring for Children Pathway
  • A pathway to permanent residence for caregivers who have provided child care in a home. 
  • Caring for People with High Medical Needs Pathway

A pathway to permanent residence for caregivers who have provided care for the elderly or those with disabilities or chronic disease in a health facility or in a home. 

Live-in Caregiver Program

A pathway to permanent residence for live-in caregivers who are already working in Canada with a Live-in Caregiver Program work permit, as well as caregivers who are approved for their first Live-in Caregiver Program work permit based on an employer's positive Labor Market Impact Assessment application that was submitted to Service Canada on or before November 30, 2014.