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Special COVID-19 Education - Free for the senior care sector

AdvantAge Ontario is proud to provide timely, relevant education on COVID-19 for the senior care sector free of charge. This is an initiative supported by the Ministry of Long-Term Care. To view upcoming events, scroll down and look under the COVID-19 Education tab, highlighted below.



Relevant, practical education for a thriving seniors’ care sector.


AdvantAge Ontario offers a full range of education opportunities to expand your professional knowledge, enhance your leadership capabilities, and keep you well informed on sector developments.

We offer a variety of delivery formats to maximum access and engage providers across the province.

In addition to topic-based sessions on emerging issues  throughout the year, we deliver high quality leadership education through the following annual programs:

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See additional COVID-19 information and resources

Access previous COVID-19 education recordings



Upcoming Events


June 2, 2020 | 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM - Webinar

Safely Together: Physical Distancing Best Practices

We know how important social connections are for our residents, but how can we help them maintain contact with family and friends while keeping them and our homes safe from COVID-19? Learn from the best practices of three different organizations serving seniors and other vulnerable adults in care settings: St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph and Elder Care; St. Joseph’s Continuing Care Centre (Cornwall); and Seasons Care Inc. Dietitian Network. Discover how they are facilitating safe outdoor visits, using technology innovatively to promote connections between residents and with loved ones, and helping homes to manage dining operations whether they are facing an outbreak or not. Click here to register. 


June 4, 2020 | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM - Webinar

COVID-19 Crisis Communications – Be Prepared!
There has never been more urgency to have your crisis communications tools and strategies at the ready. Don’t get caught unprepared. There are so many layers to how COVID-19 is playing out that you never know when you will need manage a communications crisis. And you need your staff and board to know that you are prepared to handle what comes. This session will review what you need to have in place at a minimum and what else to add so that you have what you need when you need it. Bring your questions, examples and challenging situations – there will be lots of time for Q&A discussion. Learn more or register. 


More events coming soon.