“Right now there are more than 1,000 kids across B.C. who need temporary foster families when they can’t live at home. Many of these children and teens come from hard places, however fostering can have a huge positive impact on their lives.” –BC Foster Parents
Drake Medox College’s Community Support Worker students recently attended an information session to learn more about Foster Parenting with MCFD (Ministry of Children and Family Development).
Summer is here and it is the perfect time to plan special programs for the older adults whom you are working with. The Activity Assistant students at Drake Medox College have put together a number of ideas for sizzling fun this summer season!
Hawaiian BBQ– Invite your clients on a Hawaiian adventure with a Luau BBQ. To keep your guests cool, serve a sparkling pineapple punch and fresh watermelon slices. Everyone can don hula skirts and Hawaiian shirts and the courtyard can be decorated with bright flowers and tiki masks made in advance by the participants.
The number one question Drake Medox College advisors are asked is “will I get a job after graduation?”
We understand that although students may come to us for industry leading training and education, what they really want and expect is a good job after they achieve their diploma.
So, why are Drake Medox Health Care Assistant grads able to secure jobs in the field at a consistent rate of 97%?