7 Patient Interaction Skills and How to Improve Them

As a Personal Support Worker (also referred to as a Personal Care Attendant), you’re responsible for taking care of patients who are unable to care for themselves. This typically includes the elderly, but can also include those who are chronically…

Pros and Cons of Becoming a Personal Support Worker in 2023

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A Personal Support Worker (PSW), also referred to as a Personal Care Attendant, is a person who tends to the physical, mental, and emotional well-being of those who are unable to do these things for themselves.  Typically, PSWs care for…

The Role of Personal Support Workers in Elder Care

In the latest report of Statistics Canada, the population of people aged 85 and older is fast-growing, with a 12% increase from 2016. Reports also state that one in five adult women in Canada is caring for their ill or…

Why Ontario Needs More Personal Support Workers in 2023

Ontario Needs More Personal Support Workers

Personal support workers (PSWs) or unlicensed assistive personnel (UAP) are paraprofessionals who help the sick, elderly, and those with mental and physical impairments by giving care services. They provide assistance with daily tasks and ensure that their clients experience a…