Category Archives: Personal Support Worker

The Impact of COVID-19 on Mental Health: A Quick Overview for Professionals with CSW Careers

We are all aware of how the coronavirus affects our physical health. An infected person might experience a dry cough, difficulty breathing, or a temperature. But what about the less visible effects on our mental health? Community support workers (CSWs) help some of the most vulnerable members of society with their emotional, social, or health […]

Helping Seniors During COVID-19: 5 Reasons Why Personal Support Worker Careers Are So Important

With seniors disproportionately impacted by COVID-19, Canada has turned its attention to the vulnerability of the elderly population in recent months. Seniors require additional assistance and protection, and times of crisis make these needs even more apparent.  But who is there to provide this care, even when it potentially puts them at risk? Personal support […]

Ready for a Career Change? How Healthcare Programs Prepare You for Work in a Growing Industry

Canada’s healthcare industry is expected to undergo a significant transformation in the coming years as older generations age out of the job market and life expectancy is projected to rise. This means that there is a growing public demand for medical services and trained healthcare professionals. A career in healthcare isn’t strictly limited to one […]