AdvantAge Ontario News

Highlighting AdvantAge Ontario media activity and member “good news” stories from across the province.

Media contact: Debbie Humphreys, Senior Director, Corporate and Public Affairs, 905.851.8821 x233


July 18, 2017

New CIHI Report Explores Factors that Influence Admission into LTC

This week, the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) released a new report that looks at seniors in Canada transitioning from living independently to receiving continuing care services, and explores factors that influence their transition
Members in the News
July 10, 2017

Day program gets provincial boost

Simcoe County staff are hopeful a small grant from the province can make a big difference in the lives of seniors in one of its northern-most municipalities.
Members in the News
July 6, 2017

Pinecrest Home adds ‘Living Classroom’to train more personnal support workers

A new classroom is being built in Kenora to give students hands-on experience and to help add immediate personal support workers (PSW) in the region fulfilling a need.
Members in the News
July 5, 2017

Perley Rideau veterans, residents receive safe passage with new crossing

Joan Olinik is, in a word, elated. Two years after she launched her campaign for a pedestrian crossing outside the Perley and Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre, she safely crossed Russell Road with her father Gordon Moore, a veteran of the Second World
Members in the News
July 4, 2017

Celebrating 50 years at the North Centennial Manor

Kapuskasing's North Centennial Manor celebrated its 50th anniversary on July 2, with an afternoon that not only celebrated its own milestone, but also Canada's 150th.