Extended course for maids gives eldercare a boost

 

There are now more detailed courses on eldercare if you or your Foreign Domestic Worker want to learn in greater depth how to better care for your elderly loved ones, and you can even get a scholarship will be award to fund your passion!

 

This article tells of the experience of a domestic helper who underwent comprehensive 160-hour eldercare training, different from the usual course that last only a few days. The maid, Ms Cristina Ganacial Alvarez, wanted to have the right skills to care for her employer’s parents and to know what to do in case of any emergency. There is a scholarship this course, and she was one of four recipients.

 

Read the article here:

http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/extended-course-for-maids-gives-eldercare-a-boost

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