An organizer with the all-Filipina and all-volunteer run, Montreal-based organization PINAY, speaks about their work to empower Filipinas residing in Quebec, and in particular Filipina/os working as live-in caregivers. Not unlike some of her fellow PINAY organizers, this women had worked as a live-in caregiver for almost six years and is currently living in Montreal. In this interview we cover an overview of Canada's Live-in Caregiver Program (LCP), one of Canada's four temporary foreign worker programs, and we take a look at how the LCP pertains to people working as live-in caregivers in Quebec as well as several campaigns that PINAY is working on.
To support and connect with PINAY visit: http://pinayquebec.blogspot.ca
Also, "like" PINAY on facebook. Fb search "Pinay Quebec" for PINAY's non-profit organization page.
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