Morning North | Mar 25, 2013 | 7:51

The life of a Personal Support Worker

As our population ages the need for Personal Support Workers will likely increase. We spoke to the President of the Ontario Personal Support Worker Association about the job and the challenges that come with being a PSW in Northern Ontario.

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