Articles in Category: September 2013
Come for a weekend retreat
A day for fun and meeting new friends!
Come meet us!
Our Caregivers’ Group will be having a display booth at the Thornhill Village Festival on Saturday September 21.
Homesickness and Culture Shock
Homesickness is defined as: “acutely longing for one’s family or home”. Culture shock is defined as: “the feeling of disorientation experienced by someone who is suddenly subjected to an unfamiliar culture, way of life, or set of attitudes.” (Webster’s Dictionary) Live-in Caregivers can experience homesickness and culture shock. Claire Ramirez describes what she went through when she first came to Canada as a Live-In Caregiver…