Nicole Szabo was appointed as a Carefor Director in September 2020 after serving as an Associate Member since 2015 and volunteering with Carefor’s programs including our Cornwall Hospice since 2011.
A Community Nursing graduate of the Cornwall Regional School of Nursing, Ms. Szabo worked as a Registered Nurse at several Ontario hospitals. After gaining work experience in geriatrics and Public Health, Nicole moved to Home and Community Care at the Champlain Local Health Integration Network (formerly Community Care Access Centre). Throughout her 37-year career at CCAC/Champlain LHIN, Ms. Szabo progressed through several positions from Care Coordinator, Case Manager and into a supervisory position in a variety of specialties including programs with children, adults with disabilities, high risk seniors and the palliative care program.
During her career, Nicole was President of the nurses union from 1999 to 2008 and a member of the Ontario Home Care Case Management Association, receiving the Leader of Distinction Award in 1996.