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:


November 14, 2019 | 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

Workplace Investigations: Due Diligence

The LTC Public Inquiry has underscored the critical importance of ensuring that your home has the proper processes in place for workplace investigations. This timely session provides the training recommended in the report and is a must attend for any staff who conduct investigations as well as those who need to be aware of proper process and due diligence investigation principles.

November 20, 2019 | 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

Coaching for Compliance: Meeting Requirements Improving Care

A strong regulatory compliance program not only leads to positive inspection results, it serves as a quality improvement project that enhances the lives of long term care residents. Get an in-depth look at the essential components of an effective compliance program and what inspectors are concerned with when they assess your home. You'll hear how fellow AdvantAge Ontario members built their own successful programs targeting key areas and how to apply their experience to support and sustain a program at your organization.

November 21, 2019 | 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Reaching Out: Capital Fundraising in the Community

Webinar # 2 - Reaching Out: Capital Fundraising in the Community | Dan Keays, Director of Development and Volunteer Coordinator, Foyer Richelieu Welland; Sean Keays, Chief Administrative Officer, Foyer Richelieu Welland; Sarah Ingram, Founder, The Ingram Group; Toni Lavigne, Executive Director, St. Francis Valley Healthcare Foundation

November 25, 2019 | 01:30 PM - 03:30 PM

Strengthening Medication Management

Strengthening Medication Management - Strategies to Implement LTC Public Inquiry Recommendations | Julie Greenall, Expert witness at the Inquiry on mediation management

November 26, 2019 | 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Lend Me the Money: The Ins and Outs of Borrowing

Webinar # 3 - Lend Me the Money: The Ins and Outs of Borrowing for Capital Projects | Doug Shinobu, Managing Director, Greengate Capital Corp.

November 28, 2019 | 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

Advanced LTC Financial Planning and Budgeting

Financial planning and budgeting in long term care is an ongoing activity subject to challenges posed by a dynamic funding environment. Learn to leverage a host of planning tools and practices to maximize efficiencies, stay on top of your budget and ahead of the inevitable fluctuations. Experienced practitioners will show you how to present and explain your budget to your board, how to use financial reports and other resources to support planning, gain insight into risk management strategies, audit preparation and many more valuable techniques.

December 5, 2019 | 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

LTC Bed Applications-Tips & Advice for Developing Proposals

MEMBERS ONLY - PLEASE LOGIN TO REGISTER. The January 2020 deadline for the Ministry's call for LTC bed applications is fast approaching. If your organization is planning to submit, this webinar will give you the advice and guidance you need to make your proposal as strong as possible.

December 5, 2019 | 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM

Member Videoconference With CEO and Chair

**NEW DATE AND TIME** FULL MEMBERS - PLEASE LOGIN TO REGISTER. Join us for a member videoconference with CEO Lisa Levin and Board Chair Jane Sinclair to discuss recent sector developments including LTC pharmacy cuts and the FAO report on LTC bed expansion. We also hope to have information on the Auditor General's report on food and nutrition in LTC by that time. This will also be a timely opportunity to talk about our funding asks for the 2020 provincial budget and the important role for members to advocate with your MPPs. We will be using Zoom Meeting for this session. This allows you to connect by phone, or connect online to view any presentations, or to connect online via video camera. Registrants will receive a confirmation and instructions for participating before the session

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