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 x 233

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News Releases
September 20, 2019

Funding Extension a Welcomed Response to Long Term Care Pressures

The Government of Ontario took a big step forward in their efforts to change long term care in Ontario for the better with today’s announcement that the province is extending the High Wage Transition Fund and the Structural Compliance Fund while it w
Members in the News
August 26, 2019

Portielje: Long-term care staff made a daunting experience amazing

A little over a year ago, I had to place my beautiful, artistic, feisty mother in the dementia unit on the second floor of the Garry J. Armstrong long-term care home. Needless to say, this change was devastating for our family.
Members in the News
August 26, 2019

'Welcome to the team': Pines in Bracebridge names new administrator

Kim Landry is ready to make a difference in the lives of Pines Long-Term Care Home residents in Bracebridge.
Members in the News
August 25, 2019

North Lambton Lodge residents welcome new wheels

Residents at the county’s long-term care home in Forest have some new wheels to take out for a spin.
Members in the News
August 20, 2019

Grey seeks support for Georgian's plan to offer nursing degree in Owen Sound

Grey County is asking the province to allow Georgian College to offer an entire bachelor of science in nursing program at its Owen Sound campus.