It's never too late to switch careers - In the news
A recent article about the Big Brothers Big Sisters program features final-semester Practical Nursing student Traci Clark, who enrolled at Mohawk College as a mature student to pursue her new career in healthcare.
For Clark, returning to school for Practical Nursing was an opportunity to give back to the healthcare sector. When her father, diagnosed with end-stage COPD (Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), received palliative care while staying at her sister's house, she realized the vital role that the nurses play. "It was a clarifying moment for me," she added.