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Employers worry some use caregiver program as front to enter Canada

posted Feb 27, 2011, 12:01 PM by Milorad Borota   [ updated Feb 27, 2011, 12:02 PM ]
By: Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press
Posted: 02/27/2011 6:02 AM | Comments: 2 | Last Modified: 02/27/2011 11:42 AM
TORONTO - Caje Fernandes feels cheated by the system.
The father of two preschoolers in Pickering, Ont., was left scrambling for alternatives after the live-in caregiver he sponsored into the country from Hong Kong walked out just three months into her two-year contract.
It's not so much the fact she left that irks Fernandes. It's how she did it.
"She came here with a motive," he says, frustrated. "We were used."

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